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Birding Cape May Point – December 17, 2022

Leaders: Kathy Horn, Roger Horn, Bernie Hodgdon, Barry Hershfeld Temp: 42°F Winds: W 13 mph Weather Conditions: partly cloudy A wonderful variety of ducks, including a couple of Blue-winged Teal, were looking quite spiffy in the morning light in the ponds behind the dunes. Eastern Bluebirds adorned the parking lot,…...

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Happy Holidays from the New Jersey Audubon Stewardship Team

The New Jersey Audubon Stewardship Team   Dear Friends of New Jersey Audubon’s Stewardship Team, As the days grow shorter and nature takes a much-needed rest, I hope you too find time to reflect and recharge while being surrounded by family, friends, love, and warmth. As I write this note,…...

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Harlequin Romance – December 10, 2022

Leaders: Adehl Schwaderer, Mary Watkins, Jackie Parker, Emily Miller Temp: Winds: Weather Conditions: Barnegat Lighthouse State Park – 10:08am 30 species Species Count Canada Goose 47 Mallard 30 American Black Duck 2 Common Eider 6 Harlequin Duck 9 Surf Scoter 28 White-winged Scoter 2 Black Scoter 52 Long-tailed Duck 13…...

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Birding Cape May Point – December 10, 2022

Leaders: Kathy Horn, Roger Horn, Bernie Hodgdon Temp: 30°F Winds: NE 9 mph Weather Conditions: sunny With sun and a bright blue sky, everything looked beautiful today. A Red-breasted Nuthatch fed at the top of a cedar, Northern Gannets were sailing by fairly close over the bay, lots of scooters and Red-throated…...

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Birding Cape May Point – December 3, 2022

Leaders: Kathy Horn, Roger Horn, Bernie Hodgdon Temp: 57°F Winds: S 9 mph Weather Conditions: rain There are a lot of ducks and a lot of duck species at the State Park right now. We had 13 duck species, including the relatively rare, and always a treat, Canvasback. Tundra Swans,…...

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