Friday, September 12, 2014

Whiskered Tern in Cape May

"Don, hurry, rare bird!" Louise Zemaitis was calling me from the hawkwatch platform at Cape May Point State Park. Rare indeed - Louise and Alec Humann had detected the third state record of Whiskered Tern!  Images of the bird are below, more to follow.

 [Above, Whiskered Tern on the left with Black Tern on right.]