Sunday, July 4, 2010

AK - Kenai murrelets

Kittlitz's Murrelet - near Aialik Glacier, Kenai Fjords NP, AK. June 13th, 2010.



Kittlitz's Murrelets - near Aialik Glacier, Kenai Fjords NP, AK. June 13th, 2010. Striking white outer tail sides in flight (and pale nape).



Ancient Murrelets. Kenai Fjords National Park, AK. June 13th, 2010.


Marbled Murrelet. Seward Harbor, Kenai Peninsula, AK. June 13th, 2010.


Rhinoceros Auklets - Kenai Fjords National Park, AK. June 13th, 2010.



Aialik Glacier, Kenai Fjords NP, AK. June 13th, 2010.

Another highlight of the Birdfinders' Alaska trip. A full day out on the Kenai Fjords culminating at Aialik Glacier and close-up views of Kittlitz's Murrelets. We felt extremely fortunate to have a perfect day when many preceding cruises had been canceled due to high seas and poor weather.

JPS

1 comment:

Kathiesbirds said...

Wow! What amazing birds to see! I so want to do this someday!