[CT Birds] 20 miles SE of Block Island
robben99 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 1 23:30:54 EST 2016
Not sure if I missed this being reported somewhere on the CT listserv, but
this was a good trip worth noting....
>From Carlos Pedro, 12/30:
Good day on the water today. Out on the Frances Fleet Cod boat to an area
about 20 miles southeast of Block Island. One and probably 2 ATLANTIC
PUFFINS, 7 DOVEKIES,
25 Common Murres, 90+ NORTHERN FULMARS ( both light and dark morphs in 50
shades of Gray), one possible THICK-BILLED MURRE (pending picture
Keith Mueller), 30 Razorbills, 40 + Black-legged Kittiwake, 150+ Northern
Gannet, 2 Pomarine Jaeger, 30+ White-winged Scoter, 15 Black Scoter, 5
Long-tailed Duck and a Fin Whale.
Pictures attached include Atlantic Puffin, Northern Fulmar (Light & Dark
Morphs), Black-legged Kittiwake and Pomarine Jaeger.
Happy New Year, Tom Robben, Glastonbury CT
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