Tag Archives: Black Oystercatcher

Late Winter Birding

We decided to do some birding today and spent time at Totem Park as well as Starrigavan. Highlights included Black Oystercatchers and watching an American Dipper foraging at Totem Park. At Starrigavan the tide was fairly high, and a small … Continue reading

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Snowy Day at Totem Park

This entry is part 132 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

This entry is part 132 of 133 in the series 2011 PhotojournalI got an e-mail this morning from someone who reported seeing a dozen or so geese off the point at Totem Park this morning. She said it was dim … Continue reading

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Low Island Song Sparrow

While visiting Low Island recently, I was able to observe and record this Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) singing. It sounded a bit different than the sparrows I’ve been hearing around town – I guess I should try to record some … Continue reading

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Shorebird Sounds

On a recent birding outing, I was able to record some vocal shorebirds, including one of a dozen Black Oystercatchers and a flock of Black Turnstones (with a Dunlin and 8 Rock Sandpipers mixed in, though I’m not sure if … Continue reading

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22 February Photos: Starrigavan Recreation Area

This entry is part 30 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal

This entry is part 30 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal

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