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Please help with difficult ID's & Lifer Confirmations

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Please help with ID's & Lifer Confirmations!  Sorry for poor pictures.  Taken today.  Jones Beach, West End.  Long Island, NY.  Thank you!  (If needed, I've uploaded more pictures of same birds on my Flickr)

1.  Snow Bunting - LIFER

46004625374_8d41ce319f_b.jpgSnow Bunting by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

2.  Common Eider - LIFER

46004628214_091807ae9c_b.jpgCommon Eider by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

3.  a.  Northern Gannet - LIFER      b.  Is it possible to ID the bird in the middle of the 3 BIF, top row?

46004625874_95220dac60_b.jpgNorthern Gannet by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

4.  Black Scoter & Surf Scoter - LIFER

46004626714_3a14a13c55_b.jpgScoters TBID by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

5.  Guessing White-winged Scoter?  LIFER

46004627684_fec2f39e80_b.jpgTBID by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

6.  I believe the 2 blobs below the Gannet are Razorbills - LIFER.  Is there enough there to confirm?

46004626144_1f5bb7ddaf_b.jpgRazorbill TBID by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

46004626074_63823d44b0_b.jpgRazorbill TBID by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

7.  Gull ?

46004630034_ede44740b1_b.jpgTBID by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

8.  Is it possible to ID these BIF?

46004625434_1b4fb3ffec_b.jpgTBID by Johnny-for ID Purposes, on Flickr

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I agree with your ID's up through #5.  Pass on the rest.  I assume you don't need confirmation on the long-tailed ducks in photo 5.

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6- I couldn't take that beyond alcid sp.

7- Looks like a Great Black-backed

8- Probably Herring

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