Skimmers 10/4/07—5/23/14

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Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) This adult was facing the setting sun at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger)
This adult was facing the setting sun at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Pair This pair was alone on a wind-swept beach on the chilly evening of May 13, 2014 at Cape May, NJ.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Pair
This pair was alone on a wind-swept beach on the chilly evening of May 13, 2014 at Cape May, NJ.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Skimming It was skimming at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012. It appeared to be on a collision course with the Sanderling in the foreground. However, they didn't collide,...
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Skimming
It was skimming at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012. It appeared to be on a collision course with the Sanderling in the foreground. However, they didn't collide,…
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Flock Taking Off This flock was taking off from a beach at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Flock Taking Off
This flock was taking off from a beach at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Flying This is a close-up of one of the Black Skimmers in the flock in the previous photo.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Flying
This is a close-up of one of the Black Skimmers in the flock in the previous photo.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Juvenile This digiscoping photo of a solitary juvenile was made at Cape May, NJ on Oct 4, 2007.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Juvenile
This digiscoping photo of a solitary juvenile was made at Cape May, NJ on Oct 4, 2007.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Adult, Juvenile This adult (foreground) and juvenile (background) were facing the setting sun at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.
Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) Adult, Juvenile
This adult (foreground) and juvenile (background) were facing the setting sun at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.