|One area where I raked out some of the Algal mat on the East Pond.|
|Photographed on July 14th, 2014 -- Note the ample shoreline on the East Pond.|
People are more likely to see shorebirds this year like this...
|Photographed on August 10th, 2015. Peeps feeding in the middle of the pond on Algal mats.|
|2 of 3 Juvenile Peregrine Falcons that have caused a lot of trouble this year.|
With the annual Shorebird Festival in a couple of weeks (August 29th), organizers better hope that there is a huge influx of shorebirds on the East Pond. Otherwise, they may need to have a backup plan on keeping attendees occupied. Stand up comedy anyone?
Tags: ShorebirdsShorebirding, Jamaica Bay, Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge