Tag Archives: New Jersey

Purple Sandpiper at the 8th Street Jetty in Avalon, NJ on 11 January 2015. Digiscoped with a Samsung Galaxy S4 + Celestron Regal M2 80ED & Phone Skope Adapter. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Weekend Digiscoping Spotlight 25

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…

Common Murre flushing ahead of the boat. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Red-breasted Mergansers like this male are common at the inlet (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Another view of the Jones Beach owl (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

Snowy Owls from NY to NJ

It’s no secret that Snowy Owls are almost everywhere this winter. My friends and I went on a 5 day trip for New Years and were able to see 8…

1 adult and 2 juvenile Red Knots on Stone Harbor Point (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

Stone Harbor Shorebirds

Most of the Nemesis Bird team was in Cape May this past weekend for any overnight Paulagic trip, and some land-birding around southern New Jersey. Leica had loaned us Travis…

Western Grebe and its buoy in Cape May Harbor. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)

Cape May’s Weird Grebe

For whatever reason, this year has been better than average for vagrant Western Grebes on the East Coast. From northern Massachusetts to northeastern Tennessee, there have been a record number of sightings…

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…