As I did about a week and a half ago (and described here) I recently took another stroll across a large chunk of Queens, during which I digiscoped the Double-crested Cormorant pictures I already shared.  Rather than bore you, dear 10,000 Birds reader, with a detailed account of the walk I figured I would just share some of my favorite pictures I got during my walk.  Below are the images.  I hope you like them…

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Willow Lake at dawn

American Coot Fulica americana

Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis

Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottus

Red-winged Blackbird at Meadow Lake

Double-crested Cormorants Phalacrocorax auritus

Walking across Queens provides some of the best urban birding anywhere!

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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, their son, Desmond Shearwater, and their indoor cat, B.B. 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.