Frustrating Goose Chase

Alex LamoreauxBird Sightings, Birding, Chase, General News and Info, Missed Birds, Photography, Rarities, Trip Reports2 Comments

On January 18th Justin Bosler, Chuck Berthoud, Josh Lefever, and I literally went on a wild goose chase. There were reliable reports of a Pink-footed Goose and at least 2 Barnacle Geese just over the border in New Jersey, and that’s not to mention the incredible mini-flock of 3 Northern Lapwings nearby! There were a few other notable birds in … Read More

Vern’s Birthday present

Drew WeberRarities1 Comment

Today was a good day for Vern! Not only was it his birthday but while he was at home, working, his wife called him over to the window to point out a bird that was different. Turns out it was an Ash-throated Flycatcher and an exceptionally late one at that. The below photos were all taken by Dale Gearheart.

Ash-throated Flycatcher – Cape May

Alex LamoreauxBird Finding Tips, Bird Sightings, General News and Info, Photography, Rarities1 Comment

On the morning of November 21st, Nate Fronk, Josh Lefever, and I birded a few spots around Cape May before heading over to the Cape Island Creek to try our luck at finding the Ash-throated Flycatcher that had been reported there off-and-on for a few days. It was a great morning for birding. The rain was holding off and birds … Read More