Is there anything cuter than precocious fuzzy baby birds? I don’t think so. A recent visit to a nesting colony on Long Island’s south shore led to levels of adorable so high that diabetics are hereby warned to stay away from this post for fear that your blood-sugar levels might skyrocket through osmosis. These baby birds are sweet! And cute! And oh my goodness look how fuzzy! Squee!!!
Sorry about all of that but, come on, how flipping adorable are these birds? There is a bigger version of each image if you click them.
baby Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
baby Common Tern Sterna hirundo
baby American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus