Shoreline, Ocean, and Pelagic Birds

Birds typically found in water or pelagic environments.
All photos by Rob MacDonald Hanson, MA rjmacdonald@gmail.com
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Wood Duck checking out our Screech Owl box. Screech Owl was in the box at the time and the female Wood Duck was on a branch in the tree.
American Oystercatcher
"Maggies" American Oystercatcher at Castle Island South Boston.
American Oystercatcher
"Maggies" American Oystercatcher at Castle Island South Boston.
American Oystercatcher
"Maggies" American Oystercatcher at Castle Island South Boston.
American Oystercatcher
"Maggies" American Oystercatcher at Castle Island South Boston.
American Oystercatcher
American Oystercatcher at Castle Island South Boston. Looks to be eating mussels.
Northern Gannet, Murray Harbour PEI.
NOGA - Northern Gannet
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Sanderling at Race Point, Cape Cod National Seashore. March 25, 2017
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Iceland Gull at Race Point, Cape Cod National Seashore. March 25, 2017
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King Eider, Cape Cod Canal. March 26, 2017.
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King Eider, Cape Cod Canal. March 26, 2017.
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King Eider, Cape Cod Canal. March 26, 2017.
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Red-Breasted Merganser starting her dive. At Provincetown Cape Cod.
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Red-Breasted Merganser starting her dive. At Provincetown Cape Cod.
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Female Red-Breasted Merganser. At Provincetown Cape Cod. March 25, 2017.
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Female Red-Breasted Merganser. At Provincetown Cape Cod. March 25, 2017.
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Male Red-Breasted Merganser. At Provincetown Cape Cod. March 25, 2017.
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Snow Geese at Race Point Cap Cod. March 25, 2017.
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Great Shearwater on Stellwagen Bank
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Great Shearwater on Stellwagen Bank
Great Shearwater, Stellwagen Bank
Great Shearwater on Stellwagen Bank
Great Shearwater on Stellwagen Bank
Cory's Shearwater - Immature on Stellwagen Bank
Black Guillemot with a sandlance. Taken at Little Sands PEI.
Black Guillemots. Taken at Little Sands Prince Edward Island, August 2016.
Black Guillemots. Taken at Little Sands Prince Edward Island, August 2016.
Black Guillemots. Taken at Little Sands Prince Edward Island, August 2016.
Black Guillemots. Taken at Little Sands Prince Edward Island, August 2016.
Black Guillemots. Taken at Little Sands Prince Edward Island, August 2016.
Black Guillemots. Taken at Little Sands Prince Edward Island, August 2016
NOGA - Northern Gannet off Prince Edward Island

Northern Gannet, Murray Harbour PEI.

NOGA - Northern Gannet
NOGA - Northern Gannet

Northern Gannet, Murray Harbour PEI.

NOGA - Northern Gannet off Prince Edward Island
NOGA - Northern Gannet off Prince Edward Island
NOGA - Northern Gannet
Black Guillemot at Little Sands PEI. These members of the Alcid family nest in the small openings in the sandstone banks along the Northumberland Strait.
Northern Gannet out on Stellwagen Bank.
Plover at the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge.
Least Sandpiper at Parker River National Wildlfe Refuge
Sanderling
Brant at Plymouth MA
Great Shearwater off the coast of Massachusetts in Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary.
Common Loon in Furnace Pond, Pembroke MA. Taken Dec 11, 2015
Bonaparte's Gull at Plymouth MA. 12/11/15.