A peregrine falcon perched high above the Hudson River on a cold morning in January.   © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A peregrine falcon perched high above the Hudson River on a cold morning in January. 

© Kyle Dudgeon Photography

 A piping plover forages at low tide along the New Jersey coast.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A piping plover forages at low tide along the New Jersey coast.

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 A male ruby-throated hummingbird takes a break from feeding.   © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A male ruby-throated hummingbird takes a break from feeding. 

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 A snowy owl on a cold winter morning along the Atlantic coast.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A snowy owl on a cold winter morning along the Atlantic coast.

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 A piping plover pauses in the midst of preening.   © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A piping plover pauses in the midst of preening. 

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 Portrait of a great gray owl.   © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

Portrait of a great gray owl. 

© Kyle Dudgeon Photography

 A peregrine falcon centered in early morning light.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography 

A peregrine falcon centered in early morning light.

© Kyle Dudgeon Photography 

 American oystercatchers sharing a moment along the New Jersey coast.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

American oystercatchers sharing a moment along the New Jersey coast.

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 A great gray owl surveys the surroundings after a successful hunting attempt.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A great gray owl surveys the surroundings after a successful hunting attempt.

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 An adult sanderling forages along the New Jersey coast in preparation for a late spring migration to its breeding grounds.   © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

An adult sanderling forages along the New Jersey coast in preparation for a late spring migration to its breeding grounds. 

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 A great shearwater miles off the coast of Massachusetts.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A great shearwater miles off the coast of Massachusetts.

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 A common loon stretches its wings on a summer evening in the Adirondacks.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography

A common loon stretches its wings on a summer evening in the Adirondacks.

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 A sanderling at rest during golden hour along the New Jersey coast.  © Kyle Dudgeon Photography 

A sanderling at rest during golden hour along the New Jersey coast.

© Kyle Dudgeon Photography