3 Species of Birds and a Starfish…

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Here are a few more photos from my visit to the state park near the ocean. 🙂

I was really happy to get to the ocean, I enjoy walking along the water’s edge and seeing what birds are around.

This bird was in the inlet pond…

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The Great Egret. This is a large bird, about 40 inches tall with over a 4 foot wing span!

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These are White Ibises. They’re easily identified, big white birds with large reddish curved bill.

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This is the Belted Kingfisher. It can be found throughout all of Canada and the US. I often hear them first when they are flying around over the lake giving their loud rattling call. 

They will forage by sitting along the water’s edge on a branch, rock, post or sometimes even hovering just above the water and then plunging headfirst into the water for a fish.

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As I walked along…

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