Tag Archives: King Eider

Red-breasted Mergansers like this male are common at the inlet (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Immature male King Eider at Cape May Point. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

The King of Cape May Point

For over a month now, an immature male King Eider has been hanging out along the beach at Cape May Point. It is most often seen foraging around the jetty…

Harlequin Duck - male (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

New Year, New Birds – Live Updates from the Field!

On Monday, December 31st myself and honorary nemesis birders Josh Lefever and Mark Mizak are embarking on a 5 day birding trip through Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. The…