Identify the birds in the following photographs, all of which were taken by me in New England. This gallery of untitled photos is randomly arranged and includes more than one photo of some species. If you get stuck, the 10 possibilities (in my Life List order) are provided below. If you're reading this post via e-mail, visit the blog to view the full-size images.
The Birds of Life List Bird Game #25
242. Sharp-shinned Hawk
243. Northern Shrike
244. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
245. Louisiana Waterthrush
246. Swainson's Thrush
247. American Bittern
248. American White Pelican
249. Lapland Longspur
250. Glaucous Gull
Hint: You can use the photo filename to check your guesses. For example: 008grca.jpg corresponds with my 8th Life Bird: Gray Catbird.