Our lab took a birding trip to Cape May! We had such a fun time and spotted tons of birds, including many that I hadn’t seen before (e.g. bald eagles)! I shot my first roll of 35mm film on this trip as well (pictures below).


Geneva Lab at Cape May!

From left to right: Me, Andrew Ebenezer, Caden Comsa, and Anthony Geneva

Pictures from our trip taken on 35mm film.

Species List

All the cool animals we observed!


  • Bald Eagle: Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  • Snowy Egret: Egretta thula
  • American Wigeon: Mareca americana
  • White-throated Sparrow: Zonotrichia albicollis
  • House Sparrow: Passer domesticus
  • Tree Swallow: Tachycineta bicolor
  • Northern Mockingbird: Mimus polyglottos
  • Hermit Thrush: Catharus guttatus
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet: Regulus satrapa
  • Black Vulture: Coragyps atratus
  • Canada Goose: Branta canadensis
  • Mute Swan: Cygnus olor
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler: Setophaga coronata


  • Monarch Butterfly: Danaus plexippus