Tag Archives: Long-tailed Duck

Canvasback (male) in flight above the West Fairview boat launch. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

Ducks in the City

The majority of waterways in Pennsylvania are frozen up tight, as are most of the northeastern states, aside from a few small pockets here and there. Luckily for birders, one stretch of open…

Long-tailed Duck (Photo by Josh Engel)
Adult male White-winged Scoter (Photo by Nathan Goldberg)
Red-breasted Mergansers like this male are common at the inlet (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Female Long-tailed Duck (Photo by Nathan Goldberg)
American Robin - Tim Schreckengost
The continuing odd couple - immature male Harlequin Duck and female Long-tailed Duck. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Long-tailed Duck

Barnegat Lighthouse State Park, NJ

Last Saturday, I traveled to Barnegat Lighthouse State Park in New Jersey. Although slightly chilly, the sun and lack of wind made the birding conditions excellent… or at least better…

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Waterfowl Fallout at Beltzville State Park

When Drew Weber posted about possible fallout conditions for Saturday, I was excited to check out the reservoir at Beltzville State Park. Unfortunately, I was unable to get out and had…

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Centre County Waterfowl

The rainy weather made perfect conditions for some waterfowling here in Center County today, so around 9:45am Anna Fasoli and I headed to Bald Eagle State Park. We were instantly…