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

Bay of Fundy Birds – Machias Seal Island

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2009 02:49:03 -0300From: Ralph Eldridge Subject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT The activity of last night (Sunday/Monday) produced the expected selection  (11 species) of warbler … Continue reading

Sunfish, Whales, and Birds at Grand Manan

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2009 10:44:33 -0300From: Laurie Murison, NatureNBSubject: bald eagle movement There were 3 bald eagles (two adults and one juvenile) seen separately flying from Nova … Continue reading

Bay of Fundy’s Machias Seal Island offers puffin-watchers paradise

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Last Updated: Monday, August 24, 2009 | 4:28 PM AT  By Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon, CBC News Atlantic puffins lure birdwatchers, naturalists and photographers to Machias Seal Island, a migratory … Continue reading

Bay of Fundy Hawk Watch at Greenlaw Mountain

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2009 21:04:49 -0300From: Todd Watts NatureNB Subject: Todays HawksToday was the first day of observation at the Greenlaw Mountain Hawk Watch. The following birds … Continue reading

Six Right Whales and Lots of Birds at Grand Manan

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2009 20:11:15 -0300From: Roger Burrows NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan birdsAugust 22Castalia Marsh 14:05-14:55257 Common Eiders, 6 Least Sandpipers, Tree Swallow, 3 wood-warblers, inc. male Black-throated … Continue reading

Downeast Birds -August 14-21

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com ATLANTIC PUFFINS, BLACK GUILLEMOTS, and COMMON TERNS continue to be seen in reduced numbers at Machias Seal Island, Seal Island and Matinicus Rock. Birds in Frenchman’s Bay on … Continue reading

Grand Manan Birds – August 19, 2009

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2009 19:41:10 -0300From: Roger Burrows: NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan birds, inc. SNOWY EGRET & CAROLINA WREN August 19 Marathon Inn 06:45-07:30Northern Flicker. juvenile Gray Catbird … Continue reading

Skua, Finbacks, Humpbacks, and Right Whales at Grand Manan

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2009 08:02:04 -0300From: Durlan & Sally NatureNBSubject: Skua YesterdayI saw my first Skua yesterday of the season. It was 2 miles east of Whitehead island. I got a few … Continue reading

Downeast Birds – Maine Bird Alert, August 13th

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com A NIGHTHAWK was observed in East Machias on August 12. Five WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPERS were on the Lubec Sand Bar August 12. A LITTLE GULL was roosting on Sandy Ledge near Eastport on August … Continue reading