Daily Archives: September 9, 2014

Sunday’s Walk: The Full List

7W0A7798 (3)Had great weather and a great group for Sunday’s Back-To-Football Walks. Four participants each won a high-quality Peter Max Meadowlands poster for beeing the first to see a bird named after an NFL team — Giant (Great) Egret, Giant (Great) Blue Heron, Falcon and Osprey (Seahawk).

One of the highlights was a Merlin that kindly perched nearby. Photo above was by the quick-on-the-trigger Alice Leurck. (Thanks, Alice!)

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How Many of These Birds Can You ID?

NJMC Banding Project Birds3

In honor of the NJMC’s new fall bird-banding season, we thought we’d throw the ultimate Tuesday Teaser at you — 29 photos of birds that Mike Newhouse and his crew banded last year.

Anybody care to take a shot at it?  Hint: First pic is of the banding station itself. Another hint — one may be impossible. :- )