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Featured Galleries & Collections

Ivory Gull, Plymouth, MA

Visitors 277
35 photos
Created 5-Mar-09
Modified 5-Mar-09
Ivory Gull, Plymouth, MA

Little Gull, 1 April 2012 Southport Beach, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 221
15 photos
Created 2-Apr-12
Modified 2-Apr-12
Little Gull, 1 April 2012 Southport Beach, Fairfield Co.

Slaty-backed Gull, Windsor, CT

Visitors 450
32 photos
Created 7-Jan-09
Modified 7-Jan-09
Slaty-backed Gull, Windsor, CT

Gray-hooded Gull, 3 August 2011, Coney Island, New York. Second NA Record.

Visitors 177
25 photos
Created 11-Aug-11
Modified 11-Aug-11
Gray-hooded Gull, 3 August 2011, Coney Island, New York.  Second NA Record.

Mew Gull (Common Gull), West Haven, New Haven Co., CT 20 March 2009.

Visitors 253
11 photos
Created 25-Mar-09
Modified 25-Mar-09
Mew Gull (Common Gull), West Haven, New Haven Co., CT 20 March 2009.

Mississippi Kites, Newmarket, New Hampshire

Visitors 246
20 photos
Created 26-Jun-08
Modified 26-Jun-08
Mississippi Kites, Newmarket, New Hampshire

Mississippi Kites, Hartford Co., CT

Visitors 146
24 photos
Created 11-Aug-08
Modified 11-Aug-08
Mississippi Kites, Hartford Co., CT

White-tailed Kite, 1 August 2010, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 109
20 photos
Created 2-Aug-10
Modified 2-Aug-10
White-tailed Kite, 1 August 2010, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

American Swallow-tailed Kite, Haddam CT

Visitors 154
6 photos
Created 28-Jun-09
Modified 28-Jun-09
American Swallow-tailed Kite, Haddam CT

Broad-billed Hummingbird, Dennis, MA

Visitors 361
20 photos
Created 14-Sep-08
Modified 14-Sep-08
Broad-billed Hummingbird, Dennis, MA

Allen's Hummingbird, 10 November 2012, Great Barrington, MA

Visitors 70
13 photos
Created 11-Nov-12
Modified 11-Nov-12
Allen's Hummingbird, 10 November 2012, Great Barrington, MA

Rufous Hummingbird, 18 October 2012, Chaplin, Windham Co.

Visitors 151
21 photos
Created 19-Oct-12
Modified 19-Oct-12
Rufous Hummingbird, 18 October 2012, Chaplin, Windham Co.

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, including leucistic individual, 6 Sept 2010, Madison, New Haven Co. CT

Visitors 113
8 photos
Created 7-Sep-10
Modified 7-Sep-10
Ruby-throated Hummingbird, including leucistic individual, 6 Sept 2010, Madison, New Haven Co. CT

Calliope Hummingbird, Simsbury, CT

Visitors 193
24 photos
Created 24-Nov-08
Modified 24-Nov-08
Calliope Hummingbird, Simsbury, CT

Black-chinned Hummingbird, 2 November 2013, Fairfield, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 100
14 photos
Created 3-Nov-13
Modified 3-Nov-13
Black-chinned Hummingbird, 2 November 2013, Fairfield, Fairfield Co.

Rufous Hummingbird, 30 July 2014, Kent, Litchfield Co.

Visitors 168
10 photos
Created 30-Jul-14
Modified 30-Jul-14
Rufous Hummingbird, 30 July 2014, Kent, Litchfield Co.

Sooty Fox Sparrow, 10 January 2010, Barrington, New Hampshire

Visitors 318
31 photos
Created 11-Jan-10
Modified 11-Jan-10
Sooty Fox Sparrow, 10 January 2010, Barrington, New Hampshire

Fox Sparrows in New England

Visitors 227
11 photos
Created 13-Jan-10
Modified 13-Jan-10
Fox Sparrows in New England

Green-tailed Towhee, 11 Jan 2011, Middletown, RI

Visitors 91
14 photos
Created 21-Jan-11
Modified 21-Jan-11
Green-tailed Towhee, 11 Jan 2011, Middletown, RI

Grasshopper Sparrow, 19/22 June 2012, Bristol, Hartford Co.

Visitors 118
65 photos
Created 29-Jun-12
Modified 29-Jun-12
Grasshopper Sparrow, 19/22 June 2012, Bristol, Hartford Co.

Harris's Sparrow, 28 February 2012, Lebanon, New London Co.

Visitors 47
27 photos
Created 29-Feb-12
Modified 29-Feb-12
Harris's Sparrow, 28 February 2012, Lebanon, New London Co.

Tundra Swan, 4 March 2012, Columbia, Tolland Co.

Visitors 186
17 photos
Created 5-Mar-12
Modified 5-Mar-12
Tundra Swan, 4 March 2012, Columbia, Tolland Co.

Trumpeter Swan, 18 February 2012, West Haven, New Haven Co.

Visitors 175
14 photos
Created 19-Feb-12
Modified 19-Feb-12
Trumpeter Swan, 18 February 2012, West Haven, New Haven Co.

Barnacle Goose (banded individual from Islay, Scotland) 4 January 2011, Westport, Fairfield Co.,CT

Visitors 73
19 photos
Created 6-Jan-11
Modified 6-Jan-11
Barnacle Goose (banded individual from Islay, Scotland) 4 January 2011, Westport, Fairfield Co.,CT

Greylag Goose, Wallingford CT 25 February 2009

Visitors 225
13 photos
Created 8-Mar-09
Modified 8-Mar-09
Greylag Goose, Wallingford CT 25 February 2009

Pink-footed Goose, 20 February 2012, Windsor, Hartford Co.

Visitors 115
14 photos
Created 21-Feb-12
Modified 21-Feb-12
Pink-footed Goose, 20 February 2012, Windsor, Hartford Co.

Green-winged (Common) Teal, 2 April 2013, Portland, Middlesex Co.

Visitors 47
13 photos
Created 3-Apr-13
Modified 3-Apr-13
Green-winged (Common) Teal, 2 April 2013, Portland, Middlesex Co.

Spruce Grouse, 18 August 2012, Topsfield, Maine

Visitors 98
34 photos
Created 3-Sep-12
Modified 3-Sep-12
Spruce Grouse, 18 August 2012, Topsfield, Maine

Spruce Grouse, 19 July, 2014, Topsfield, Washington Co., ME

Visitors 24
13 photos
Created 22-Jul-14
Modified 22-Jul-14
Spruce Grouse, 19 July, 2014, Topsfield, Washington Co., ME

Spruce Grouse, 13 September 2014, Topsfield, Washington Co., ME

Visitors 30
12 photos
Created 16-Sep-14
Modified 16-Sep-14
Spruce Grouse, 13 September 2014, Topsfield, Washington Co., ME

Anhinga, 11 June 2011, Hamden, New Haven Co., CT, First documented state record

Visitors 43
5 photos
Created 12-Jun-11
Modified 12-Jun-11
Anhinga, 11 June 2011, Hamden, New Haven Co., CT, First documented state record

Yellow-shafted X Red-shafted Flicker, 28 January 2011, Tolland, Tolland Co., CT

Visitors 55
8 photos
Created 29-Jan-11
Modified 29-Jan-11
Yellow-shafted X Red-shafted Flicker, 28 January 2011, Tolland, Tolland Co., CT

Eurasian Collared Dove. 9 June 2011, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 31
14 photos
Created 12-Jun-11
Modified 12-Jun-11
Eurasian Collared Dove. 9 June 2011, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Common Ground Dove

Visitors 100
9 photos
Created 15-Apr-08
Modified 15-Apr-08
Common Ground Dove

Bullock's Oriole in Canaan

Visitors 156
13 photos
Created 13-Apr-08
Modified 13-Apr-08
Bullock's Oriole in Canaan

Bullock's Oriole, 1 February 2013, Ellington, Tolland Co.

Visitors 41
7 photos
Created 2-Feb-13
Modified 2-Feb-13
Bullock's Oriole, 1 February 2013, Ellington, Tolland Co.

Baltimore X Bullock's Oriole, other orioles, 29 November 2009, Madison, New Haven Co., CT

Visitors 383
19 photos
Created 2-Dec-09
Modified 2-Dec-09
Baltimore X Bullock's Oriole, other orioles, 29 November 2009, Madison, New Haven Co., CT

Bohemian Waxwing

Visitors 238
13 photos
Created 30-Dec-08
Modified 30-Dec-08
Bohemian Waxwing

Western Flycatcher (likely Pacific Slope Flycatcher)

Visitors 139
15 photos
Created 15-Apr-08
Modified 15-Apr-08
Western Flycatcher (likely Pacific Slope Flycatcher)

Fork-tailed Flycatcher, 1 December 2013, Hadlyme Ferry Landing, New London Co.

Visitors 329
24 photos
Created 15-Dec-13
Modified 15-Dec-13
Fork-tailed Flycatcher, 1 December 2013, Hadlyme Ferry Landing, New London Co.

Fork-tailed Flycatcher, 18 November 2010, Stamford, Fairfield Co., CT

Visitors 76
10 photos
Created 21-Nov-10
Modified 21-Nov-10
Fork-tailed Flycatcher, 18 November 2010, Stamford, Fairfield Co., CT

Black Brant, Stratford, Fairfield Co., CT, a first state record for this subspecies

Visitors 174
4 photos
Created 12-Apr-09
Modified 12-Apr-09
Black Brant, Stratford, Fairfield Co., CT, a first state record for this subspecies

Hoary Redpoll, Coventry, CT 2008

Visitors 138
4 photos
Created 31-Jul-09
Modified 31-Jul-09
Hoary Redpoll, Coventry, CT 2008

White-faced Ibis, 3 August 2009, Milford, New Haven Co., CT

Visitors 161
9 photos
Created 4-Aug-09
Modified 4-Aug-09
White-faced Ibis, 3 August 2009, Milford, New Haven Co., CT

White-faced Ibis, basic adult, 21 October 2011, Portland, Middlesex Co.

Visitors 208
27 photos
Created 24-Oct-11
Modified 24-Oct-11
White-faced Ibis, basic adult, 21 October 2011, Portland, Middlesex Co.

White Ibis, 28 December 2012, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 152
19 photos
Created 29-Dec-12
Modified 29-Dec-12
White Ibis, 28 December 2012, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Tricolored Heron X Little Blue Heron Plumage Change and Progression, Sept 2011 till July 2014

Visitors 67
153 photos
Created 8-Jul-14
Modified 8-Jul-14
Tricolored Heron X Little Blue Heron Plumage Change and Progression, Sept 2011 till July 2014

Northern Lapwing, 28 November 2010, Storrs, Tolland Co., CT. First State Record

Visitors 689
9 photos
Created 12-Dec-10
Modified 12-Dec-10
Northern Lapwing, 28 November 2010, Storrs, Tolland Co., CT. First State Record

Wood Sandpiper, 23 October 2012, Jamestown, Newport Co., RI

Visitors 212
30 photos
Created 28-Oct-12
Modified 28-Oct-12
Wood Sandpiper, 23 October 2012, Jamestown, Newport Co., RI

Hudsonian Godwit, 17 October 2009, Madison, New Haven Co., CT

Visitors 181
34 photos
Created 25-Oct-09
Modified 25-Oct-09
Hudsonian Godwit, 17 October 2009, Madison, New Haven Co., CT

American Avocet, 1 November 2010, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT

Visitors 135
50 photos
Created 5-Nov-10
Modified 5-Nov-10
American Avocet, 1 November 2010, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT

Wilson's Phalarope ( record shots), 14 Serptember 2013, Madison, New Haven Co.

Visitors 28
6 photos
Created 17-Sep-13
Modified 17-Sep-13
Wilson's Phalarope ( record shots), 14 Serptember 2013, Madison, New Haven Co.

Long-billed Dowitcher, 27 December 2013, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 40
9 photos
Created 27-Dec-13
Modified 27-Dec-13
Long-billed Dowitcher, 27 December 2013, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Eared Grebe, 6 November 2010, Tolland, Tolland Co

Visitors 169
26 photos
Created 15-Nov-10
Modified 15-Nov-10
Eared Grebe, 6 November 2010, Tolland, Tolland Co

Red-necked Grebe, 15 March 2014, Westport, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 38
16 photos
Created 16-Mar-14
Modified 16-Mar-14
Red-necked Grebe, 15 March 2014, Westport, Fairfield Co.

Pacific Loon, 11 November 2009 Middlebury, New Haven Co., CT

Visitors 221
6 photos
Created 12-Nov-09
Modified 12-Nov-09
Pacific Loon, 11 November 2009 Middlebury, New Haven Co., CT

Common Loon, 20 July 2014, Lincoln, Penobscot Co., ME

Visitors 34
14 photos
Created 22-Jul-14
Modified 22-Jul-14
Common Loon, 20 July 2014, Lincoln, Penobscot Co., ME

Cape May Warbler, 7 February 2012, Odiorne Point, New Hampshire

Visitors 125
22 photos
Created 8-Feb-12
Modified 8-Feb-12
Cape May Warbler, 7 February 2012, Odiorne Point, New Hampshire

Townsend's Warbler, 7 February 2012, Ipswich, Essex Co. MA

Visitors 62
5 photos
Created 8-Feb-12
Modified 8-Feb-12
Townsend's Warbler, 7 February 2012, Ipswich, Essex Co. MA

Northern Wheatear, 7 September 2009, Stratford, Fairfield Co., CT

Visitors 206
24 photos
Created 9-Sep-09
Modified 9-Sep-09
Northern Wheatear, 7 September 2009, Stratford, Fairfield Co., CT

Western Tanager, 6 March 2012, Mystic, New London Co.

Visitors 39
10 photos
Created 10-Mar-12
Modified 10-Mar-12
Western Tanager, 6 March 2012, Mystic, New London Co.

Yellow-headed Blackbird, 16 January 2012, Sterling, Windham Co.

Visitors 49
4 photos
Created 17-Jan-12
Modified 17-Jan-12
Yellow-headed Blackbird, 16 January 2012, Sterling, Windham Co.

Meadow Vole, 29 March 2012, Lebanon, New London Co.

Visitors 43
29 photos
Created 30-Mar-12
Modified 30-Mar-12
Meadow Vole, 29 March 2012, Lebanon, New London Co.

Bobcat, 11 March 2012, Ashford, Windham Co.

Visitors 22
1 videos
Created 12-Mar-12
Modified 12-Mar-12

Bobcat, 11 March 2012, Ashford, Windham Co.

Visitors 107
4 photos
Created 12-Mar-12
Modified 12-Mar-12
Bobcat, 11 March 2012, Ashford, Windham Co.

Bobcat, 15 January 2012, Lebanon, New London Co.

Visitors 208
2 photos
Created 16-Jan-12
Modified 16-Jan-12
Bobcat, 15 January 2012, Lebanon, New London Co.

Bobcat (imm), 13 August 2013, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Visitors 89
5 photos
Created 14-Aug-13
Modified 14-Aug-13
Bobcat (imm), 13 August 2013, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Sandhill Crane, 7 December 2013, Manchester and South Windsor, Hartford Co.

Visitors 283
19 photos
Created 7-Dec-13
Modified 7-Dec-13
Sandhill Crane, 7 December 2013, Manchester and South Windsor, Hartford Co.

Snowy Owl, 25 December 2013, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Visitors 159
11 photos
Created 26-Dec-13
Modified 26-Dec-13
Snowy Owl, 25 December 2013, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Super Moon, 10 August 2014, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Visitors 33
7 photos
Created 11-Aug-14
Modified 11-Aug-14
Super Moon, 10 August 2014, Mansfield, Tolland Co.


Recently Added

American Robin, 3 May 2015, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Visitors 8
14 photos
Created 30-Jul-15
Modified 30-Jul-15
American Robin, 3 May 2015, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Ruby-throated Hummingbird and Hummingbird Clearwing, 26 July 2015, Mansfield, To

Visitors 3
10 photos
Created 27-Jul-15
Modified 27-Jul-15
Ruby-throated Hummingbird and Hummingbird Clearwing, 26 July 2015, Mansfield, To

Blue Bead Lily, May / June 2014 - 15 lincoln, Penobscot Co, Me

Visitors 3
13 photos
Created 12-Jul-15
Modified 12-Jul-15
Blue Bead Lily, May / June 2014 - 15 lincoln, Penobscot Co, Me

True Forget-Me-Not, 11 July 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Visitors 1
2 photos
Created 12-Jul-15
Modified 12-Jul-15
True Forget-Me-Not, 11 July 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Canada Lily, 11 July 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Visitors 4
4 photos
Created 11-Jul-15
Modified 11-Jul-15
Canada Lily, 11 July 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Swamp Milkweed, 11 Jly 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Visitors 2
2 photos
Created 11-Jul-15
Modified 11-Jul-15
Swamp Milkweed, 11 Jly 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Io Moth, 20 June 2015, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Visitors 3
4 photos
Created 11-Jul-15
Modified 11-Jul-15
Io Moth, 20 June 2015, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Virginia Rail, 11 July 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.

Visitors 4
9 photos
Created 11-Jul-15
Modified 11-Jul-15
Virginia Rail, 11 July 2015, Falls Village, Litchfield Co.


All Photographs

Ducks, Geese, and Swans

Galleries 77
Modified 5-Apr-15
1083 photos

Game Birds

Galleries 7
Modified 16-Sep-14
123 photos

Loons and Grebes

Galleries 13
Modified 18-Apr-15
166 photos

Pelagics

Galleries 4
Modified 3-Jul-14
22 photos

Pelicans, Cormorants, and Darters

Galleries 10
Modified 26-Nov-14
120 photos

Herons and Egrets

Galleries 53
Modified 18-Apr-15
857 photos

Birds of Prey

Galleries 53
Modified 27-Jan-15
558 photos

Rallidae

Galleries 12
Modified 11-Jul-15
125 photos

Cranes

Galleries 1
Modified 7-Dec-13
19 photos

Shorebirds

Galleries 78
Modified 16-Mar-15
1156 photos

Gulls and Terns

Galleries 61
Modified 18-Apr-15
1024 photos

Pigeons and Doves

Galleries 11
Modified 17-Oct-14
138 photos

Parrots

Galleries 2
Modified 8-Jan-13
49 photos

Cuckoos, etc

Galleries 1
Modified 23-May-13
1 photos

Owls

Galleries 6
Modified 18-Jan-14
74 photos

Hummingbirds

Galleries 36
Modified 27-Jul-15
638 photos

Kingfishers

Galleries 2
Modified 29-Dec-12
8 photos

Woodpeckers

Galleries 29
Modified 8-Jul-15
375 photos

Flycatchers

Galleries 27
Modified 21-Jun-15
390 photos

Shrikes and Starlings

Galleries 10
Modified 20-Jan-14
95 photos

Corvids

Galleries 15
Modified 1-Jun-15
171 photos

Swallows and Martins

Galleries 21
Modified 19-Jun-14
376 photos

Chickadees, Titmice, Nuthatches

Galleries 29
Modified 24-Oct-14
381 photos

Wrens

Galleries 15
Modified 25-Jun-15
246 photos

Kinglets, Creepers, Gnatcatchers

Galleries 3
Modified 4-May-14
23 photos

Thrushes and Mimids

Galleries 47
Modified 8-May-15
702 photos

Pipits

Galleries 1
Modified 9-Oct-12
25 photos

Waxwings

Galleries 7
Modified 23-Jul-14
95 photos

Warblers, Vireos

Galleries 90
Modified 8-Jul-15
868 photos

Tanagers

Galleries 4
Modified 11-May-14
31 photos

Sparrows

Galleries 89
Modified 10-Jun-15
1762 photos

Buntings and Larks

Galleries 14
Modified 16-Mar-15
223 photos

Grosbeaks and Cardinals and allies

Galleries 20
Modified 19-Sep-14
298 photos

Icterids

Galleries 41
Modified 8-Jul-15
615 photos

Finches, Winter Finches, Weaver Finches, Allies

Galleries 60
Modified 8-May-15
767 photos

Invertebrates

Galleries 71
Modified 11-Jul-15
1514 photos

Mammals

Galleries 14
Modified 26-Nov-14
113 photos

Reptiles and Amphibians

Galleries 4
Modified 18-Jul-13
88 photos

Specialty Galleries

Galleries 15
Modified 27-Oct-14
472 photos

Videos

Galleries 18
Modified 13-Aug-14
28 videos

FLORA

Galleries 15
Modified 12-Jul-15
78 photos