Yesterday turned out to be the perfect Halloween day- sunny and chilly and everything I remember Halloween being when I was a kid in New England. Of course, New England got snow this year, but whatever. I decided to take the dogs for a long walk in the morning around Broughton Beach.
The first thing I found were the two Pacific Loons that had been reported previously.
A lone Dunlin was wading near three Black-bellied Plovers...
I flushed flocks of American Pipits on many occasions, but this one fella seemed a little curious and stayed put when I walked by with the dogs:
I did some other good birding this weekend but the combination of little free time and painfully slow internet have prevented me from posting about these outings so far.. Here are some of the goodies from the weekend: