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Visitors 9294
13972 photos, 27 videos


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Featured Galleries & Collections

Ivory Gull, Plymouth, MA

Visitors 251
35 photos
Created 5-Mar-09
Modified 5-Mar-09
Ivory Gull, Plymouth, MA

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

Visitors 190
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 422
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 152
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 238
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 234
20 photos
Created 26-Jun-08
Modified 26-Jun-08
Mississippi Kites, Newmarket, New Hampshire

Mississippi Kites, Hartford Co., CT

Visitors 132
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 90
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 133
6 photos
Created 28-Jun-09
Modified 28-Jun-09
American Swallow-tailed Kite, Haddam CT

Broad-billed Hummingbird, Dennis, MA

Visitors 340
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 48
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 120
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 86
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 172
24 photos
Created 24-Nov-08
Modified 24-Nov-08
Calliope Hummingbird, Simsbury, CT

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

Visitors 73
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 296
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 169
11 photos
Created 13-Jan-10
Modified 13-Jan-10
Fox Sparrows in New England

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

Visitors 75
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 80
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 25
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 176
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 59
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 204
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 98
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 28
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 71
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 38
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 41
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 21
14 photos
Created 12-Jun-11
Modified 12-Jun-11
Eurasian Collared Dove. 9 June 2011, Stratford, Fairfield Co.

Common Ground Dove

Visitors 87
9 photos
Created 15-Apr-08
Modified 15-Apr-08
Common Ground Dove

Bullock's Oriole in Canaan

Visitors 144
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 23
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 351
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 220
13 photos
Created 30-Dec-08
Modified 30-Dec-08
Bohemian Waxwing

Western Flycatcher (likely Pacific Slope Flycatcher)

Visitors 118
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 67
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 165
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 121
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 145
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 194
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 133
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 May 2013

Visitors 41
145 photos
Created 17-May-13
Modified 17-May-13
Tricolored Heron X Little Blue Heron Plumage Change and Progression, Sept 2011 till May 2013

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

Visitors 667
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 58
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 163
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 19
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 148
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 208
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 93
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 48
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 189
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 26
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 37
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 25
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 18
1 videos
Created 12-Mar-12
Modified 12-Mar-12

Bobcat, 11 March 2012, Ashford, Windham Co.

Visitors 90
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 190
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 51
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 297
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 200
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 20
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 125
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 14
16 photos
Created 16-Mar-14
Modified 16-Mar-14
Red-necked Grebe, 15 March 2014, Westport, Fairfield Co.


Recently Added

Red Fox Kits, 18 April 2014, Canton, Hartford Co.

Visitors 9
11 photos
Created 19-Apr-14
Modified 19-Apr-14
Red Fox Kits, 18 April 2014, Canton, Hartford Co.

Red-headed Woodpecker, 18 April 2014, Hartford, Hartford Co.

Visitors 9
7 photos
Created 19-Apr-14
Modified 19-Apr-14
Red-headed Woodpecker, 18 April 2014, Hartford, Hartford Co.

Turkey Vulture, 29 March 2014, Willington, Tolland Co.

Visitors 8
10 photos
Created 29-Mar-14
Modified 29-Mar-14
Turkey Vulture, 29 March 2014, Willington, Tolland Co.

American Crow, 28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Visitors 7
10 photos
Created 28-Mar-14
Modified 28-Mar-14
American Crow, 28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Fish Crow,28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Visitors 7
8 photos
Created 28-Mar-14
Modified 28-Mar-14
Fish Crow,28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Ring-billed Gulls, including 3 banded individuals, 28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Visitors 7
20 photos
Created 28-Mar-14
Modified 28-Mar-14
Ring-billed Gulls, including 3 banded individuals, 28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Herring Gull,28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Visitors 6
3 photos
Created 28-Mar-14
Modified 28-Mar-14
Herring Gull,28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Great Black-backed Gull, 28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.

Visitors 4
3 photos
Created 28-Mar-14
Modified 28-Mar-14
Great Black-backed Gull, 28 March 2014, Wethersfield, Hartford, Co.


All Photographs

Ducks, Geese, and Swans

Galleries 70
Modified 21-Mar-14
999 photos

Game Birds

Galleries 5
Modified 7-Jun-13
98 photos

Loons and Grebes

Galleries 10
Modified 22-Mar-14
125 photos

Pelagics

Galleries 2
Modified 5-Feb-12
17 photos

Pelicans, Cormorants, and Darters

Galleries 9
Modified 26-Jan-14
101 photos

Herons and Egrets

Galleries 43
Modified 27-Dec-13
776 photos

Birds of Prey

Galleries 44
Modified 29-Mar-14
484 photos

Rallidae

Galleries 10
Modified 20-Mar-14
111 photos

Cranes

Galleries 1
Modified 7-Dec-13
19 photos

Shorebirds

Galleries 71
Modified 1-Mar-14
1074 photos

Gulls and Terns

Galleries 59
Modified 28-Mar-14
1011 photos

Pigeons and Doves

Galleries 9
Modified 17-Apr-13
123 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 24
Modified 3-Nov-13
445 photos

Kingfishers

Galleries 2
Modified 29-Dec-12
8 photos

Woodpeckers

Galleries 24
Modified 19-Apr-14
342 photos

Flycatchers

Galleries 22
Modified 1-Dec-13
354 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 19
Modified 14-Jul-13
344 photos

Chickadees, Titmice, Nuthatches

Galleries 27
Modified 16-Mar-14
373 photos

Wrens

Galleries 12
Modified 29-Dec-13
180 photos

Kinglets, Creepers, Gnatcatchers

Galleries 2
Modified 29-Apr-13
10 photos

Thrushes and Mimids

Galleries 34
Modified 29-Nov-13
560 photos

Pipits

Galleries 1
Modified 9-Oct-12
25 photos

Waxwings

Galleries 6
Modified 4-Dec-13
54 photos

Warblers, Vireos

Galleries 65
Modified 12-Oct-13
654 photos

Tanagers

Galleries 3
Modified 17-Sep-13
22 photos

Sparrows

Galleries 74
Modified 10-Jan-14
1609 photos

Buntings and Larks

Galleries 10
Modified 23-Feb-14
152 photos

Grosbeaks and Cardinals and allies

Galleries 16
Modified 15-Dec-13
259 photos

Icterids

Galleries 30
Modified 16-Mar-14
497 photos

Finches, Winter Finches, Weaver Finches, Allies

Galleries 47
Modified 16-Mar-14
640 photos

Invertebrates

Galleries 63
Modified 9-Feb-14
1477 photos

Mammals

Galleries 12
Modified 19-Apr-14
102 photos

Reptiles and Amphibians

Galleries 4
Modified 18-Jul-13
88 photos

Specialty Galleries

Galleries 17
Modified 15-Dec-13
454 photos

Videos

Galleries 17
Modified 3-Nov-13
27 videos