Green Winged Teal at Bombay Hook NWR.

I was hoping that things would pick up at Bombay Hook by now, but I didn’t get lucky. Each pool was sparsely populated, and there wasn’t much exciting or new to see.

I made several round trips of the marsh drive, and birds were moving in and out, but I didn’t see any migrating birds to speak of.

Not a wasted morning, but disappointing for this time of year.

Blue Winged Teal 2019-7

This may be the last Blue Winged Teal of the season.

Great Egret 2019-11

Great Egrets will be here until Fall.

Greater Yellowlegs 2019-4

Greater Yellowlegs 2019-3

A few Greater Yellowlegs have arrived for the season.

Bald Eagle 2019-19

Bald Eagle 2019-20

I saw several juvenile Bald Eagles.

Black Duck Mallard Hybrid 2019-2

This is a Black Duck-Mallard hybrid.

Killdeer 2019-1

I found only one Killdeer.

Green Heron 2019-2 Green Heron 2019-1


Green Heron 2019-3

I found this Green Heron yesterday at Truxtun Park.

Osprey 2019-20

Osprey 2019-19

Osprey 2019-18

This Osprey was building his nest at CBEC.

Green Winged Teal 2019-7 Green Winged Teal 2019-6 Green Winged Teal 2019-5

Green Winged Teal 2019-8

Green Winged Teal were in every pool.

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