May 22-26 – Nome, Part 2: Larger Birds

This post will just be a sampler of some of the larger birds seen and photographed in the Nome area on my recent trip. See Part 1, published yesterday, for pictures of scenes in the Nome area.

Tundra Swan:

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Snow Goose:

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Emperor Goose:

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Brant:

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Eurasian and Common Wigeon:

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Willow Ptarmigan:

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Rock Ptarmigan:

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Bar-tailed Godwit:

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Wilson’s Snipe:

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Long-tailed Jaeger:

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The next post will be a sampler of some of the other birds seen and photographed in the Nome area.

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