Tag Archives: Seaside

North Coast

I spent a warm sunny morning around Cannon Beach and Seaside. The first stop was Silver Point, just south of Cannon Beach, for a sea watch. There were plenty of birds out there, way out there. It is what I … Continue reading

Posted in nesting, OR Birding Sites, seasonal movements | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Seaside, 11/10/2011

Here are a few more images from a recent trip to the coast. Black Turnstone at The Cove in Seaside (Birding Oregon p. 121) Surfbirds blend in with the rocks very well until someone opens their wings. California Gull in … Continue reading

Posted in OR Birding Sites | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Studies in Gray; Heerman’s Gull

The rocky shore of The Cove in Seaside (Birding Oregon p. 121) is a favorite loafing spot for Heerman’s Gulls. The gray stones match the velvety gray of the gulls, and make the flash of brilliant red from the gulls’ … Continue reading

Posted in OR Birding Sites, species profile | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Seaside Gulls

The town of Seaside (Birding Oregon p. 121) is an interesting sandwich, great birding spots on the edges and touristy stuff in the middle. On the south side of town is The Cove, a pebble beached cove teaming with gulls, … Continue reading

Posted in OR Birding Sites | Tagged , , | Leave a comment