I have been out all day birding Queens and with the fog somewhat lifting about 
1/2 ago, I began to slowly pick up bird life off the Ocean.  Cory's (mostly), 
Great, and Sooty Shearwaters. I won't go so far as to call it a flight since 
there is no sustained streaming by of birds.

However, there is a bit of feeding frenzy in several areas on the ocean, 
visible from Breezy, Riis and Tilden. Birds seemed to be milling around fishing 
boats Brooklyn IV and V. This is where I have been picking up the Shearwaters. 
I have even managed digiscoped shots of some Tubenoses. How bout dat.

Other highlights included Roseate (5) and Royal Terns (4) 


"I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of 
others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence." ~ Frederick 

風 Swift as the wind
林 Quiet as the forest
火 Conquer like the fire
山 Steady as the mountain
Sun Tzu  The Art of War

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Andrew Baksh

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