MYSTERIES: If Champlain’s Anchor was found on Grand Manan, where is it now?

One of our excellent author-historians published a great book many years ago called History of islands & islets in the Bay of Fundy, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, 1876. In it is this intriguing section: Champlain speaks of having anchored at one time … Continue reading

EXPLORE: The Strange Rocks of Campobello Island, Bay of Fundy

Some of Campobello‘s young people like to call the ledge off the island’s Liberty Point “Frog Rock.” Some also see the image of a turtle. With a little imagination, the image of the stone stack below Campobello’s Friar’s Head reveals … Continue reading

Small Scale Windpower works for Maine Veterinarian

Chester man installs own windmill Turbine will power office, farmhouse By Nick Sambides Jr. BDN Staff CHESTER, Maine — Joseph Nesin looks forward to 30 years of free electricity. A 50-year-old veterinarian and ardent environmentalist, Nesin installed a Bergey XL … Continue reading

Don’t Miss The Full Moon Ceremony at Split Rock – Friday September 4

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Friday, September 4th is the night of the full moon, and a special Full Moon Ceremony will be held at Split Rock. The moon rises at 5:42 pm ET / 6:42 pm … Continue reading

White Puffin at Grand Manan Basin – Birds and Whales at Machias Seal Island

Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2009 07:10:53 -0300 From: Ralph Eldridge  Nature NB Subject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT With the onset of fair weather the bird movement has been steady but pretty  much as expected for the season. Raptors are still … Continue reading

Downeast Birds – Maine Bird Alert, August 28th

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Downeast On August 23, a juvenile BAIRD’S SANDPIPER was photographed among the estimated 500 shorebirds gathered on the South Lubec sand flats. Another juvenile BAIRD’S was found on … Continue reading

The eagles have landed!!

COMMENT: Thanks for this post!! Unfortunately the photo didn’t arrive.Can you try again Seashell-Kim? Send it as an attachment to a new mail to artmackay.blogspot.com. Looking forward to seeing it. Thanks Art.   I know that there have been plenty … Continue reading

Hawk Watch project to help conserve birds of prey – CBC

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Last Updated: Friday, August 28, 2009 | 11:05 AM AT CBC News Hawk Watch co-ordinator Todd Watts points out one of the birds of prey he’s monitoring to … Continue reading

Bay of Fundy’s nature at its very best!

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Hi Art: Yesterday we saw fin whales, minke, and  a right whale on our boat trip from Robbinston Boat Landing thru St Andrews to Letite where  the first … Continue reading

Humpback off Wilson’s Beach In Head Harbour Passage

Hey Art and all you readers of I Love Quoddy WILD!  We were able to get 2 trips in today despite hurricane Danny moving into the Bay.  Our morning trip took us back off the Wolves were we found large … Continue reading