New Jersey Audubon’s Pete Bacinski and Scott Barnes had a nice column in the Star-Ledger on Saturday that highlighted birding along the Meadowlands’ mud flats. Read it here.
Several good birds were seen over the weekend, including this sora along the Marsh Discovery Trail in Lyndhurst on Saturday. Photographer Kevin Watson got this distant shot.
After three marbled godwits were seen at Harrier Meadow on Friday, Birder John Workman reported 4 juvenile moorhens at Kearny Marsh the same morning, and birder Ray Duffy got a photo of one there later that day (Click here). Duffy also had a Caspian tern over Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus on Saturday.
No recent white ibis sightings, but stay tuned.
There’s just enough information in this photo (taken last week) to identify the location.
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