Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Birding: American Oystercatchers

Just got back from my week at the beach. We saw a lot more American Oystercatchers this year. Now I know where to look for them. Here are a couple of them at a tidal pool. They really stand out in the mixed flocks of shorebirds.

American Oystercatchers
Stone Harbor, NJ


  1. I love these birds, they are really beautiful with their long red beak

  2. Love their red beaks!! Great birds and great photo.