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Bird Info

SHORE THING CHARTERS
BIRD WATCHING TOURS

The barrier islands, marshes and shorelines along the Mississippi Gulf Coast, are truly a bird watchers paradise. Our guides intimate knowledge of the waterways, will allow you to travel to locations few people ever get to visit. If you prefer, we will do our best to bring along a local birding expert, to assist with your trip. Please bring your binoculars, scopes, and cameras. You are not going to want to miss a thing on this unbelievable adventure!!!

Along with our boats and captains, waters and snacks are always provided. You are more than welcome to bring your own food and beverages. Beer, wine and cocktails are welcome.

Here are some of the birds you may see on our trips.

Cat Island

Blue-winged Teal
Common Loon
Double-crested Cormorant
Brown Pelican
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Reddish Egret
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Osprey
Bald Eagle
Clapper Rail
American Oystercatcher
Black-bellied Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Piping Plover
Whimbrel
Marbled Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Sanderling
Dunlin
Least Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Spotted Sandpiper
Willet
Laughing Gull
Herring Gull
Least Tern
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Forster's Tern
Royal Tern
Sandwich Tern
Black Skimmer
Belted Kingfisher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Great Crested Flycatcher
Eastern Kingbird
White-eyed Vireo
Fish Crow
Purple Martin
Barn Swallow
Brown-headed Nuthatch
Marsh Wren
Carolina Wren
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Common Yellowthroat
Northern Parula
Seaside Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Eastern Towhee
Northern Cardinal
Red-winged Black bird.

Local Marsh

Red-breasted Merganser
Double-crested Cormorant
Brown Pelican
Great Egret
Tricolored Heron
Reddish Egret
White Ibis
Osprey
Clapper Rail
American Oystercatcher
Black-bellied Plover
Ruddy Turnstone
Dunlin
Short-billed Dowitcher
Willet
Laughing Gull
Least Tern
Gull-billed Tern
Forster's Tern
Black Skimmer
Marsh Wren
Nelson's Sparrow
Seaside Sparrow
Savanah Sparrow
Red-winged Blackbird
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Roseate Spoonbill
Northern Harrier
Barn swallow
Black-bellied Plover
Royal Tern
Sandwhich Tern
Double-crested Cormorant
Semipalmated Plover
American White Pelican
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night Heron
Sanderling
Least Tern

Louisiana Marsh Trip
1 - 2 people -$475
each additional person $75
12 years old and under are FREE

Cat Island
1 to 2 people $375
each additional person $50
12 years old and under are FREE

SHORE THING FISHING CHARTERS
BAY ST. LOUIS, MS
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