SECOND NEW BIRD SIGHTED IN ST. KITTS IN 2022 -CONFIRMED

By Michael Ryan On July 27, 2022, visitor Simon Priestnall spotted a strange Tern at Muddy Pond at Frigate Bay, and after viewing it carefully, he was very confident that he had seen a Gull-billed Tern. He reported same to E-Bird, the international online data base for bird sightings. Unfortunately, he did not have a camera at the time. Well, […]

Rare Bird sighting in St. Kitts in March 2022

By Michael Ryan Following an awesome January & February, where four different rare birds species were spotted in St. Kitts, who would have thought that early in March this amazing trend would continue. On Thursday, March 3, I received a rare bird alert from Percy Hanley, reporting another rare bird sighting in the Golf Course Cooling Pond! The following day […]

RARE BIRDS GALORE IN FEBRUARY IN ST.KITTS

By Michael Ryan February 16, 2022 Well, well well. Just when I thought that seeing two different rare birds in the first week of February was great, who would have thought that just a few days later, I would see an additional 3 rare birds! On Monday, February 7th, driving home for lunch about midday, I glanced to my left […]

RARE BIRD SPOTTED IN ST. KITTS IN EARLY FEBRUARY 2022

By Michael Ryan On February 3rd, literally a couple of days after a Hooded Merganser was spotted at the Cooling Pond on the Frigate Bay Golf Course, a golfer sent me a fuzzy picture of two large ducks on the number 1 hole. They certainly looked interesting, so after work that afternoon, I headed to the golf course and started […]

First New Bird for St.Kitts in 2022

FIRST NEW BIRD FOR ST. KITTS IN 2022 By Michael Ryan I received a report on February 1, 2022, originating from Glenroy Blanchette via Percy Hanley, that there was a unusual bird in the Cooling Pond on the Frigate Bay Golf Course. So that afternoon, off I went, traveled there after work to search for it. The Pond was absolutely […]