Bird and Nature Photography by Greg Gard

Turning Peregrine Falcon - New Jersey

September 04, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Adult Peregrine Falcon showing its top wing: - for more detailed view please click on the image -
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Vocalizing Pectoral Sandpiper - Jamaica Bay, NY

September 01, 2015  •  2 Comments
Ahh... nothing beats a day spent on a belly, with a chin in the mud, and photographing shorebirds at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Gateway National Recreation Area, New York City. Finally, got some closer looks at the Pectoral Sandpiper (Calidris melanotos): - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - What a place t...
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Common Tern - Long Island, New York

August 27, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Adult Common Tern flying above the colony at the Nickerson Beach, Long Island, New York: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image -
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Black Skimmer family - Nickerson Beach, NY

August 24, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Black Skimmer family at the Nickerson Beach, Long Island, New York: and here is a close-up of the same photograph showing a parent feeding a chick with a just caught fish. If you look closely, this 2 day old chick, still has an "egg tooth" on the tip of its beak. It helps to break through the egg's surface during hatching. - for more detaile...
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Peregrine Falcon with prey - New Jersey

August 21, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Adult Peregrine Falcon flying by with just caught prey in its talons: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - If you are interested in viewing more of my Peregrine Falcon photographs, please visit my gallery: www.greggard.com/falcons
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