Long Tailed Ducks at Kent Narrows

Many years ago I used to fish at the Kent Narrows pier, but this is the first time I’ve been specifically for birding. In truth, there weren’t many birds, but the place has possibilities and I’ll go back before the Winter’s over.

Long Tailed Duck

Long Tailed Duck

Long Tailed Duck

This Long Tailed Duck and his mate were at the fishermen’s pier.

Lesser  Scaup

Lesser  Scaup

Bufflehead

Bufflehead

The current in the Narrows is quite fast. and the ducks would often fly short distances to re-position themselves.

Double Crested Cormorant

Several Double Crested Cormorants flew over.

Black Backed Seagull

This Black Backed Seagull was just hanging out.

American Coot

American Coot

Several American Coots were feeding near the pilings.

Leave a Reply