[CT Birds] Orient Point ferry 1/22
gswilliams9 at yahoo.com
Sun Jan 22 13:24:02 EST 2012
from Bill Asteriades, Tina Green, Phil Rusch, Glenn Williams, and Sara Zagorski:
1/22 - 7:30am New London to Orient Point ferry roundtrip -- 14 RAZORBILL (7 in CT), 18 large alcid sp. (10 in CT), COMMON RAVEN (at the ferry dock in NL soaring over the Thames River) 30 NORTHERN GANNETS (12 in CT)
Waterford, Miner Lane Pig Farm -- 3 BLACK VULTURE, continuing 1W "Nelson's" Gull (Herring X Glaucous hybrid)
ID of some of the alcids pending photo review. Bill got shots of many of them. The best sighting of the day was of a whale spout seen by Tina and Sara in Connecticut waters.
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