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Star Island Birdwatching Trip Report — May 20, 2012

A full boat headed out to Star Island today (Sunday May 20th, 2012) with dim hopes of a repeat of last year’s epic fallout.  Though the clear weather, calm and occasionally southerly oriented winds have fueled migration of recent, the island was incredibly slow today, with only about 30 individual warblers of nine species (not […]

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Star Island Trip Report — October 30, 2011

I switched from Sunday to Saturday to get out to Star Island with Greg Tillman and Jerry Kelly. A quieter day than previous ones, the preceding northeasterlies not favoring a good flight. Still always a good day out on the island. Highlights included another short-eared owl, a dickcissel, and my personal favorite, three kinglets foraging for […]

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Star Island Empid — October 22, 2011

From yesterdays trip to Star Island NH, with Dan Fallon, Dennis Parslow, and Greg Tillman.  Bird found by Greg Tillman 15 mins before departure of boat. Initally called incessantly, it ceased just as I arrived with sound recording device. Compared immediately upon departure with calls from Audubon app on Iphone, two people suggesting call an exact match for […]

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