Holgate: You Never Know Which Friends You’ll Find

While many of our friends are starting to leave the Island to begin their long migrations, we also have some new friends stopping by on their way South.
Iz Huge Tern!111!!!

While many of our friends are starting to leave the Island to begin their long migrations, we also have some new friends stopping by on their way South.

Caspian Tern: As big as a beach chicken.
Score! Caspian Tern: The largest of the Terns. As big as a beach chicken.
Piping Plover Lollygagger. Hey 'lil fella, you gotta getta move on!
Piping Plover Lollygagger. Hey ‘lil fella, I love Holgate too, but you gotta getta move on!
Doing The Plover Creep
Doing The Plover Creep
OMG, It's an Am.....
OMG, It’s an Am…..
Drat. Cheezit with a gold ball.
Drat. Cheezit with a gold ball.

 

Tear Time: I found this poor gal at the very end of Holgate. The bad news is, her leg is a mess. The good news is, her beak was quite wet so she must have been able to feed on the water. Hopefully just resting...
Tear Time: I found this poor gal at the very end of Holgate. The bad news is, her leg is a mess. The good news is, her beak was quite wet so she must have been able to feed on the water. Hopefully just resting…