American Oystercatcher at Sandy Hook

American Oystercatcher
Sandy Hook – Gateway National Recreation Area
New Jersey
April 2023

Certainly one of our most distinct and most animated local shorebirds

Barred Owl in Morris County NJ

Barred Owl
Morris County NJ
October 2020

I was fortunate that this unexpected owl landed where I could photograph from a clear vantage point. I especially like the gently arched branch as well as the transitioning maple leaves.
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