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Featured Galleries & Collections

Ivory Gull, Plymouth, MA

Visitors 260
35 photos
Created 5-Mar-09
Modified 5-Mar-09
Ivory Gull, Plymouth, MA

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

Visitors 192
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 426
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 159
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 239
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 235
20 photos
Created 26-Jun-08
Modified 26-Jun-08
Mississippi Kites, Newmarket, New Hampshire

Mississippi Kites, Hartford Co., CT

Visitors 135
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 93
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 138
6 photos
Created 28-Jun-09
Modified 28-Jun-09
American Swallow-tailed Kite, Haddam CT

Broad-billed Hummingbird, Dennis, MA

Visitors 342
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 50
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 124
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 91
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 176
24 photos
Created 24-Nov-08
Modified 24-Nov-08
Calliope Hummingbird, Simsbury, CT

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

Visitors 79
14 photos
Created 3-Nov-13
Modified 3-Nov-13
Black-chinned Hummingbird, 2 November 2013, Fairfield, Fairfield Co.

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

Visitors 298
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 172
11 photos
Created 13-Jan-10
Modified 13-Jan-10
Fox Sparrows in New England

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

Visitors 76
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 85
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 29
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 177
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 166
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 61
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 207
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 99
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 31
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 76
34 photos
Created 3-Sep-12
Modified 3-Sep-12
Spruce Grouse, 18 August 2012, Topsfield, Maine

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

Visitors 39
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 46
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 23
14 photos
Created 12-Jun-11
Modified 12-Jun-11
Eurasian Collared Dove. 9 June 2011, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Common Ground Dove

Visitors 89
9 photos
Created 15-Apr-08
Modified 15-Apr-08
Common Ground Dove

Bullock's Oriole in Canaan

Visitors 145
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 24
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 358
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 222
13 photos
Created 30-Dec-08
Modified 30-Dec-08
Bohemian Waxwing

Western Flycatcher (likely Pacific Slope Flycatcher)

Visitors 120
15 photos
Created 15-Apr-08
Modified 15-Apr-08
Western Flycatcher (likely Pacific Slope Flycatcher)

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

Visitors 68
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 166
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 123
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 148
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 197
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 138
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 49
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 669
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 61
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 165
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 118
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 20
6 photos
Created 17-Sep-13
Modified 17-Sep-13
Wilson's Phalarope ( record shots), 14 Serptember 2013, Madison, New Haven Co.

Eared Grebe, 6 November 2010, Tolland, Tolland Co

Visitors 152
26 photos
Created 15-Nov-10
Modified 15-Nov-10
Eared Grebe, 6 November 2010, Tolland, Tolland Co

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

Visitors 210
6 photos
Created 12-Nov-09
Modified 12-Nov-09
Pacific Loon, 11 November 2009 Middlebury, New Haven Co., CT

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

Visitors 104
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 53
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 193
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 27
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 38
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 28
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 19
1 videos
Created 12-Mar-12
Modified 12-Mar-12

Bobcat, 11 March 2012, Ashford, Windham Co.

Visitors 93
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 193
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 60
5 photos
Created 14-Aug-13
Modified 14-Aug-13
Bobcat (imm), 13 August 2013, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

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

Visitors 304
24 photos
Created 15-Dec-13
Modified 15-Dec-13
Fork-tailed Flycatcher, 1 December 2013, Hadlyme Ferry Landing, New London Co.

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

Visitors 204
19 photos
Created 7-Dec-13
Modified 7-Dec-13
Sandhill Crane, 7 December 2013, Manchester and South Windsor, Hartford Co.

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

Visitors 25
9 photos
Created 27-Dec-13
Modified 27-Dec-13
Long-billed Dowitcher, 27 December 2013, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

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

Visitors 133
11 photos
Created 26-Dec-13
Modified 26-Dec-13
Snowy Owl, 25 December 2013, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

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

Visitors 21
16 photos
Created 16-Mar-14
Modified 16-Mar-14
Red-necked Grebe, 15 March 2014, Westport, Fairfield Co.

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

Visitors 154
10 photos
Created 30-Jul-14
Modified 30-Jul-14
Rufous Hummingbird, 30 July 2014, Kent, Litchfield Co.

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

Visitors 11
13 photos
Created 22-Jul-14
Modified 22-Jul-14
Spruce Grouse, 19 July, 2014, Topsfield, Washington Co., ME

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

Visitors 8
14 photos
Created 22-Jul-14
Modified 22-Jul-14
Common Loon, 20 July 2014, Lincoln, Penobscot Co., ME

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

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


Recently Added

Giant Swallowtail (record shots), 19 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

Visitors 108
3 photos
Created 20-Aug-14
Modified 20-Aug-14
Giant Swallowtail (record shots), 19 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, 16 August 2014, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Visitors 1
8 photos
Created 17-Aug-14
Modified 17-Aug-14
Ruby-throated Hummingbird, 16 August 2014, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Clapper Rails (juv), 14 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

Visitors 121
5 photos
Created 15-Aug-14
Modified 15-Aug-14
Clapper Rails (juv), 14 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

Great Black-backed Gull, 14 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

Visitors 4
3 photos
Created 15-Aug-14
Modified 15-Aug-14
Great Black-backed Gull, 14 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

White-tailed Deer, 4 August 2014, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Visitors 5
5 photos
Created 15-Aug-14
Modified 15-Aug-14
White-tailed Deer, 4 August 2014, Mansfield, Tolland Co.

Hybrid Heron Vocalizations

Visitors 3
1 videos
Created 13-Aug-14
Modified 13-Aug-14

Tricolored X Little Blue Heron, 12 August 2014, Madison, NewHaven Co.

Visitors 5
13 photos
Created 13-Aug-14
Modified 13-Aug-14
Tricolored X Little Blue Heron, 12 August 2014, Madison, NewHaven Co.

Least Sandpiper, 9 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.

Visitors 5
7 photos
Created 13-Aug-14
Modified 13-Aug-14
Least Sandpiper, 9 August 2014, Madison, New Haven Co.


All Photographs

Ducks, Geese, and Swans

Galleries 70
Modified 21-Mar-14
999 photos

Game Birds

Galleries 6
Modified 22-Jul-14
111 photos

Loons and Grebes

Galleries 11
Modified 22-Jul-14
139 photos

Pelagics

Galleries 4
Modified 3-Jul-14
22 photos

Pelicans, Cormorants, and Darters

Galleries 9
Modified 26-Jan-14
101 photos

Herons and Egrets

Galleries 47
Modified 13-Aug-14
815 photos

Birds of Prey

Galleries 45
Modified 28-Jun-14
487 photos

Rallidae

Galleries 11
Modified 15-Aug-14
116 photos

Cranes

Galleries 1
Modified 7-Dec-13
19 photos

Shorebirds

Galleries 75
Modified 10-Aug-14
1120 photos

Gulls and Terns

Galleries 60
Modified 15-Aug-14
1014 photos

Pigeons and Doves

Galleries 10
Modified 5-Jun-14
130 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 29
Modified 17-Aug-14
516 photos

Kingfishers

Galleries 2
Modified 29-Dec-12
8 photos

Woodpeckers

Galleries 24
Modified 19-Apr-14
342 photos

Flycatchers

Galleries 23
Modified 21-Jun-14
364 photos

Shrikes and Starlings

Galleries 10
Modified 20-Jan-14
95 photos

Corvids

Galleries 13
Modified 28-Mar-14
166 photos

Swallows and Martins

Galleries 21
Modified 19-Jun-14
376 photos

Chickadees, Titmice, Nuthatches

Galleries 27
Modified 16-Mar-14
373 photos

Wrens

Galleries 13
Modified 22-Jun-14
196 photos

Kinglets, Creepers, Gnatcatchers

Galleries 3
Modified 4-May-14
23 photos

Thrushes and Mimids

Galleries 43
Modified 29-May-14
656 photos

Pipits

Galleries 1
Modified 9-Oct-12
25 photos

Waxwings

Galleries 7
Modified 23-Jul-14
95 photos

Warblers, Vireos

Galleries 76
Modified 5-Jun-14
746 photos

Tanagers

Galleries 4
Modified 11-May-14
31 photos

Sparrows

Galleries 78
Modified 16-Jul-14
1663 photos

Buntings and Larks

Galleries 10
Modified 23-Feb-14
152 photos

Grosbeaks and Cardinals and allies

Galleries 19
Modified 5-Jun-14
283 photos

Icterids

Galleries 34
Modified 10-May-14
542 photos

Finches, Winter Finches, Weaver Finches, Allies

Galleries 48
Modified 5-Jun-14
645 photos

Invertebrates

Galleries 70
Modified 20-Aug-14
1510 photos

Mammals

Galleries 13
Modified 6-Aug-14
107 photos

Reptiles and Amphibians

Galleries 4
Modified 18-Jul-13
88 photos

Specialty Galleries

Galleries 22
Modified 11-Aug-14
493 photos

Videos

Galleries 18
Modified 13-Aug-14
28 videos

FLORA

Galleries 3
Modified 3-Jul-14
15 photos