Where is the Stilt Sandpiper being viewed from at the Hampton salt marsh? Is there a good (legal) parking spot along Rt 101, Rt 101E, or a side street off of Rt 1A? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Steven Lamonde Stoddard
On Sat, Jul 11, 2020 at 6:57 PM Stephen Mirick <smirick...> wrote:
> The coast is open in many spots, but is still frustratingly inaccessible > in the numerous parking and pull-off locations along Rt. 1A. > > Jane and I hit the coast in hopes of finding a storm blown bird or two > with Tropical Storm Fay. No luck on that, but we did find a few > interesting birds > as we transition into mid-summer and the start of southbound migration. > > STILT SANDPIPER - 1 adult in Hampton salt marsh. Still with much of its > breeding plumage. An uncommon bird in NH, this is also a relatively > early date. My only earlier record was from July 9, 2017. > > > https://www.flickr.com/photos/stevemirick/50100771108/in/photostream/lightbox/ > > TRICOLORED HERON - 1 in Hampton salt marsh behind Little Jack's. First > spotted by Jane. Always a treat to see one in NH. I didn't get a > decent photo unfortunately. > > SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER - 207 migrating in 12 flocks heading south. Many > of these from Great Boar's Head looking offshore. The pace of shorebird > migration is now starting > to increase rapidly. The adult shorebirds migrate first in July and > early August. After that the juveniles arrive and dominate the scene. > > Steve & Jane Mirick > Bradford, MA > > -- > To Change your e-mail delivery settings (digest, daily, no mail) visit: > https://groups.google.com/group/nhbirds/subscribe?hl=en > --- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "NHBirds" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to nhbirds+<unsubscribe...> > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/nhbirds/<f16857df-1188-9eff-e901-064a16760933...> > . >
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