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,
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Aug 19 2016,
Albums:Seals etc, corms, alcids, gulls, seal island, ducks, skua
Adult and young Great Cormorant,
Young Laughing gull, small head long wings, jaegar like.
Puffin at Seal Island
Imm. Yellow-crowned night heron at Seal Island
2nd Imm Yellow-Crowned night heron, Seal Island
Gannet on the western head
Picked up this dwarf fledgling puffin, too light to dive, a few years back a similar bird was fed and grew after such stunting. we gave it to Stacey to take care of, I think she sent it off the the mainland.
I would have left it for the black-backs but those with me convinced me to get involved.
we saw a Harlequin at Little Brimstone
Eagle over cormorants on the shore
young eagle above young great Cormorants on Little Roberts
Bald Eagle and Yong double-cresed cormorant,
abandoned cormorant nests behind the eagle
A second young eagle appears on the horizon
two bald eagle immature, one adult great Cormorant flying and 20 young double-crested cormornat