SOME BIRDS IN THE ‘HOOD – 9/03/09

Here’s a splendid portrait of a juvenile Green Heron resting on Bob’s boat rail.  I was only about ten feet from him and he was comfortable posing.  Took a while to identify him but my omniscient birding friend, Del, pronounced it a Green Heron and that settled it.

 

 

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Here’s a Great Blue Heron looking over some rental property on nearby Mordecai Island.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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While these cormorants squabble over landing rights on the pole.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here’s a pair of  “Rats With Wings” shots.  The one on the left was taken after a delightful lunch at Cape May’s Lobster House.  On the right, in my back yard.

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Here’s a scene I captured in June but its mood is perfect for the end of the season.

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One Response to “SOME BIRDS IN THE ‘HOOD – 9/03/09”

  1. Louis Dallara Says:

    Ralph: Great shots, I love the one from the Lobster house,I have many found memories on the dock in Cape May.
    Be Well
    Lou


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