Tag Archives: Delaware

Delaware's 8th White-winged Dove sunning itself on a fence in Brian McCaffrey's backyard. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

White-winged Dove – Kent County, Delaware

This past Tuesday morning Brian McCaffrey spotted a White-winged Dove among the Mourning Doves in his Kent County, Delaware backyard! This is only the 8th record for the state of…

Brant at the Indian River Marina, Sussex County, Delaware on 2 November 2014. Digiscoped with an iPhone 5 + Vortex Razor HD 20-60x85 & Phone Skope Adapter. iPhone photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Weekend Digiscoping Spotlight 23

The Weekend Digiscoping Spotlight will highlight some of the fun shots we’ve gotten recently with a camera paired with a spotting scope or binoculars. We welcome submissions of your favorite…

Will someone find another Delaware Gray Kingbird? Photo by Tim Schreckengost.
Rufous Hummingbird - adult female (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

Rufous Hummingbird – Kent County, Delaware

Just as the last Ruby-throated Hummingbirds are beginning to make their way south for the winter, Rufous Hummingbirds and other rare western hummingbirds are beginning to show up at lucky homeowner’s feeders…

First state record found by Dirk Robinson around noon. Hatching-year Gray Kingbird along Thirteen Curves Rd. in Sussex Co, DE on 6 November 2013. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Signing up for the DE RBA

If you’re going to be birding in Delaware or are wanting to chase rare birds in the state, then you should sign up for DE RBA for real-time updates as rare…

Laughing Gull at Delaware Seashore State Park, Sussex Co, DE on 23 August 2014. Digiscoped with an iPhone 5 + Vortex Razor HD 20-60x85 & Phone Skope Adapter. iPhone photo by Tim Schreckengost.
American Woodcock - Tim Schreckengost
Barnacle Goose at the intersection of Walker School Rd. and Rt. 9 in New Castle County, DE on 22 February 2014. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.
Yellow-throated Warbler. Photo by Alex Lamoreaux.

5 to 500

Every avid lister knows the life list benchmarks. When you start birding you are learning the fundamentals, but in the back of your mind you’re thinking about hitting 100, 200,…