Backyard Almanac - a cheerful but disgusting tale from guest host Sparky Stensaas

Sep 22, 2017

Parasitic Jaeger forcing a Ring-billed Gull to upchuck it's partially digested food bolus. Well, you asked.
Credit ©Sparky Stensaas. Used with permission.

Photo-naturalist Sparky Stensaas joins us as guest host of Backyard Almanac this morning, and brings us a story you probably won't hear over the breakfast table.

And there's a good reason for that.

Parasitic Jaeger on the hunt, chasing Ring-billed Gulls over Lake Superior [September 24; Wisconsin Point, Superior, Wisconsin]
Credit ©Sparky Stensaas. Used with permission.

It's Jaegerfest at Wisconsin Point this weekend!  Find out more about all the events here!

There are more of Sparky's jaeger photographs here

Who is the jaeger when it's at home?  Find out in this recent post from Sparky's The PhotoNaturalist blog.