Photos by Rick Wright
Latest uploads 9/28/20
Northern parulaThe smallest and one of the commonest wood warblers over much of eastern North America.
Ovenbird, New JerseyThis common warbler is named for the shape of its nest, resembling a tiny kiln or bread oven (and not, as is often said, a Dutch oven).
White-winged dove, ArizonaA species on the move, the white-winged dove now breeds throughout the southern Great Plains and is a regular visitor to New Jersey.
Peruvian pelican, PeruThe gigantic Peruvian pelican is nearly twice the size of the familiar brown pelican of North and Middle America.
Semipalmated sandpiper, New JerseyJuvenile semipalmated sandpipers begin to arrive in northern New Jersey at the very end of July, weeks after their parents have begun the southward migration.