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What

Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:00 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:02 PM PST

Description

Hen Red-brested with Bay Pipefish in second photo.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bay Pipefish Syngnathus leptorhynchus

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:03 PM PST

Description

Unlucky meal for a Red-brested Merganser

Photos / Sounds

What

Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:04 PM PST

Description

Third photo shows female in breeding status.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:05 PM PST

Description

First photo is a Pelagic Cormorant. The second and third photo compare the Pelagic and Brant's Cormorants.

Photos / Sounds

What

Brandt's Cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:05 PM PST

Description

First photo is a Brant's Cormorant. The second photo compares Brant's and Pelagic Cormorants.

Photos / Sounds

What

Feral Pigeon Columba livia var. domestica

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:31 PM PST

Description

Location is actually aboard the ferry.

Photos / Sounds

What

Olympic Gull Larus glaucescens × occidentalis

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 12:31 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata

Observer

kurtsteinbach

Date

January 8, 2019 04:10 PM PST

Description

Third photo shows two males feeding on an encrusted piling. Mussels, or perhaps marine worms?