Seabirds

  • atlantic puffin

    atlantic puffin
    taken on grimsey island, iceland, this puffin returned to the cliffs with a beak full of eel pouts to feed to their chick.

  • puffin fly by

    puffin fly by

  • arctic tern

    arctic tern
    flying over its nest in a field of wildflowers

  • razorbills

    razorbills
    courtship behavior

  • royal terns courting

    royal terns courting

  • roseate tern

    roseate tern
    incoming with sand eels

  • roseate tern

    roseate tern
    endangered roseate tern landing on great gull island, ny

  • puffin and a side of fish

    puffin and a side of fish

  • common terns

    common terns
    bit of a fish dispute between common terns

  • arctic skua or parasitic jaeger

    arctic skua or parasitic jaeger
    dark morph calling to its mate

  • roseate tern

    roseate tern
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  • puffin stare down

    puffin stare down

  • caspian tern

    caspian tern

  • laughing gulls

    laughing gulls
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  • puffin moustache

    puffin moustache

  • flying back home

    flying back home

  • laughing gulls

    laughing gulls

  • great white pelican and american white pelicans

    great white pelican and american white pelicans
    discovery of a great white pelican resulted in ABA rare bird alert and backed up traffic for several days at ding darling NWR

  • puffin

    puffin

  • northern fulmars guarding their nest

    northern fulmars guarding their nest
    cliffs of grimsey island on the arctic circle iceland

  • common terns courting behavior

    common terns courting behavior

  • puffin amongst puffins

    puffin amongst puffins
    cliffs of grimsey island, iceland

  • arctic skua or parasitic jaeger

    arctic skua or parasitic jaeger
    dark morph seabird

  • american white pelican

    american white pelican
    in the shade of the mangroves

  • crow chasing pelican

    crow chasing pelican
    taken on the West coast of Florida and my first experience photographing in waders. The mangroves are ideal for nesting birds as they provide thick coverage protecting chicks. However, this real estate was in demand as the mangroves house many different nesting birds. This crow would often chase after any pelicans that came to close to its nest.

  • razorbills

    razorbills
    Breeding pair on the cliffs at Grimsey Iceland

  • puffin flight

    puffin flight

  • puffin pair

    puffin pair
    breeding pair of puffins looking out to sea

  • arctic tern

    arctic tern
    hovering over its ground nest

  • puffin stretch

    puffin stretch

  • northern fulmar

    northern fulmar

  • puffin

    puffin
    i caught a fish and it was this big

  • roseate terns

    roseate terns
    courting behavior: male tern offering a gift of fish to a mate

  • puffin

    puffin
    a beak full of sand eels for its chick in the burrow

  • black-headed gull

    black-headed gull
    black-headed gull with nesting material for ground nest

  • puffin

    puffin
    puffin returning to a burrow with a beak full of fish

  • arctic tern

    arctic tern

  • puffin incoming over wildflowers

    puffin incoming over wildflowers
    returning to the burrow with fish for its chick