Remote Alaska 2012 RV Birding Tour - Chapter 5. Coastal Alaska    Copyright, Bert Frenz, 2012


 

08May: Potter Marsh, AK

08May: Cackling Goose, Potter Marsh, AK

08May: Mallard & Cackling Goose, Potter Marsh, AK

08May: Moose, Potter Marsh, AK

08May: Mew Gull, Potter Marsh, AK

08May: Turnagain Pass, AK

08May: Tern Lake, AK

08May: Smoking Mt. Iliamna volcano, Cook's Inlet, AK

09May: Sea Otter, 60-foot Rock, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Cert from tropical seas, Cohen Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Yellow-billed Loon, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Surfbird, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Black-legged Kittiwake, Gull Island, AK

09May: Common Murre, near Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Common Murre, near Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Black-legged Kittiwake, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Pelagic Cormorant & Black-legged Kittiwake, Gull Island, AK

09May: Black-legged Kittiwake, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

09May: Surfbird, Homer Spit, AK

09May: Sandhill Crane, Beluga Flats, Homer, AK

09May: Glaucous-winged Gull, Homer Spit, AK

09May: Bald Eagle, Homer Spit, AK

09May: Moose in campground, Homer, AK

10May: Homer Spit viewed from Seaside Farm, Homer, AK

10May: Sandhill Cranes in Homer front yard, AK

10May: Common Merganser, Beluga Flats, Homer, AK

10May: Common Merganser, Beluga Flats, Homer, AK

11May: Barren Islands, AK

11May: 1000s of Black-legged Kittiwakes, Barren Islands, AK

11May: Tufted Puffin, Barren Islands, AK

11May: 1000s of Black-legged Kittiwakes, Barren Islands, AK

11May: 1000s of Black-legged Kittiwakes, Barren Islands, AK

11May: Tufted Puffin, Barren Islands, AK

11May: Red-faced Cormorant, Barren Islands, AK

11May: Steller's Sea Lion, Barren Islands, AK

11May: Steller's Sea Lion, Barren Islands, AK

11May: Sooty Shearwater, Cook Inlet, AK

11May: Common Loon, Cook Inlet, AK

11May: Mountain Goat, Dog Fish Bay, Kenai Peninsula, AK

11May: Black Bears & Mountain Goat, Dog Fish Bay, Kenai Peninsula, AK

11May: Dog Fish Bay, Kenai Peninsula, AK

12May: Surfbird, Black Turnstone, Dunlin & Western Sandpiper, Homer Spit Harbor, AK

12May: Kittlitz's Murrellet, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Harding Ice Field, Upper Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Voznesenka (Russian village), Upper Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Common Murre, Upper Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Sea Otter, Upper Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Yellow-billed Loon, Bear Cove, Upper Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Marbled Murrelet, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Mark Obmascik, Upper Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Marbled Murrelet, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Bald Eagle, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Surfbird & Common Murre, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Common Murre, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Red-faced Cormorant, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Tufted Puffin, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Common Murre, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Common Murre, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Common Murre, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Common Murre, Homer Spit, Kachemak Bay, AK

12May: Mark Obmascik, speaker at Kachemak Bay Birding Festival, Homer, AK

13May: Dunlin & Surfbird, Homer Spit harbor, AK

13May: Black Turnstone & Surfbird, Homer Spit harbor, AK

13May: Pelagic Cormmorant, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Kittlitz's Murrelet, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Red-necked Phalarope, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Sea Otter, Sixty Foot Rock, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Chert, Cohen Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Chert, Cohen Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Pelagic Cormorant, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Black-legged Kittiwake on nest, Gull Island, Kachemak Bay, AK

13May: Anchor River mouth, Anchor Point, AK

13May: Least Sandpiper, Anchor River, Anchor Point, AK

Murrelet comparison chart 1

Murrelet comparison chart 2

14May: Eurasian Wigeon, Beluga Slough Trail, Homer, AK

14May: Kachemak Bay view from Elks Lodge, Homer, AK

15May: Voznesenka, AK

16May: Pacific Golden Plover, Anchor Point, AK

17May: Church of St. Nicholas, Nikolaevsk, AK

17May: Church of St. Nicholas, Nikolaevsk, AK

17May: Samovar Cafe (Nina's), Nikolaevsk, AK

17May: Samovar Cafe (Nina's), Nikolaevsk, AK

17May: Sooty Fox Sparrow, Whiskey Gulch, Sterling Hwy, AK

17May: Sooty Fox Sparrow, Whiskey Gulch, Sterling Hwy, AK

17May: Woodland Caribou, Kenai River Special Management Area, Kenai, AK

17May: Bohemian Waxwing, Kenai River Special Management Area, Kenai, AK

19May: Windstorm damaged hiking trail, Captain Cook State Park, Kenai Peninsula, AK

19May: Captain Cook State Park, Kenai Peninsula, AK