Sunday, February 08, 2009

February 8, 2009: Birding the Niagara River (Tonawanda, NY)

Today we took some time out for some birding along the Niagara River. We heard about the boat launch at the foot of Sheridan Drive being interesting lately so gave it a try. We were rewarded with some nice shots...

Great Blue Heron
Above and Below: Glaucous Gull

Glaucous Gull
Iceland Gull (lifer!)
Above (and 3 below): Common Mergansers

The river ice was breaking up!


1 comment:

mon@rch said...

I really need to get up to the falls and take some photos! Your shots are stunning!