No, I’m not talking about the two lifers I spotted on my recent visit to North Carolina, but to the fact that Audubon North Carolina has bought 35 acres of a barrier island in order to preserve the habitat.  Great news for nesting sea turtles, birds, and rare plants!

Written by Corey
Corey is a New Yorker who lived most of his life in upstate New York but has lived in Queens since 2008. He's only been birding since 2005 but has garnered a respectable life list by birding whenever he wasn't working as a union representative or spending time with his family. He lives in Forest Hills with Daisy and Desmond Shearwater. His bird photographs have appeared on the Today Show, in Birding, Living Bird Magazine, Bird Watcher's Digest, and many other fine publications. He is also the author of the American Birding Association Field Guide to the Birds of New York.