Daily Archives: March 6, 2012

Bonus Tuesday Teaser 030612


Several folks on a recent Meadowlands Commission/Begen County Audubon Society walk  saw a couple of these cocoons.

 What is it?

(Thanks to Liberty Valance and Myke Malzone, who pointed it out to various folks in the group.)

Answer tomorrow.

Mill Creek Marsh Walk: The Full List

P1090270We had a great turnout for Sunday's guided walk at Mill Creek Marsh. Low tide meant lots of ducks in several concentrated areas — alas, no Eurasian Green-winged Teal.


 Highlights included an Orange-crowned Warbler, Sharp-shinned Hawk, loads of Green-winged Teal, andsome Hoodies and Common Mergs.

Curiosities ranged includeda garter snake trying to catch some rays (posted separately).

Full list follows.

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Tuesday Teaser 030612

 IMG_0004Two weeks ago we asked you to find a camouflaged bird. This week, let us know how many birds you see in the photo, and what they are.

If you were on last month's Harrier Meadow walk, you have a leg up.

Answer tomorrow.