Photographs taken on BOATRIDES FROM VINALHAVEN MAINE ABOARD SKUA, A 36' Jarvis Newman hull, driven by John Drury.
Specializing in birding trips to Seal Island NWR off Mid coast Maine, a 3 1/2 hour tour, last Great Cormorant Colony in the US.
largest puffin colony in Maine, Razorbills, Murre, Arctic terns, Black guillemots,
Maybe a whale, More information at https://www.maineseabirdtours.com,
Friday, October 2, 2015
August 17 afternoon trip to Seal Island. Harelquin, Tropicbird, Phalerope
Aug 17 afternoon trip to Seal Island,
Adult great Cormorant at Little Roberts, with black-backs and herring gull.
This Harlequin was still at Little Roberts but seems to be a young male now.
Northern, or red-necked Phalerope, Pico fino en espanyol.
the tropicbird showed up
what a handsome craft,
El tropical escorted by a young tern
We slipped over to Three Fathom and were passed on the way by this Cory's shearwater,
Formerly we did not see this species in the area, for the past few years there have been some in the area.