Did you enjoy summer?

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 7 Jul 2009 20:06:52 -0300From: Ralph Eldridge NATURENBSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT Did you enjoy summer?? Well get ready for fall. The south-bound migration has started. Today I saw two flocks … Continue reading

Grand Manan Birds – July 6, 2009

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com  Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2009 14:37:23 -0300From: Roger Burrows NATURENBSubject: Grand Manan & White Head birds July 6 White Head ferry 06:30-07:00 & 07:30-08:00Great Blue Heron, 16+ Double-crested Cormorants, 87+75 juvenile Common Eiders … Continue reading

Whales and others. July 5th

Two finbacks together (reminiscent of the cow/calf pair last year) who spent most of their time in the ecological area past the lighthouse in the mouth of the bay. Another very big finback who looks like the one I called … Continue reading

Grand Manan`s Great Summer Birding

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2009 14:39:58 -0300From: Roger Burrows NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan & White Head birds. inc. BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON, LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL and alcids June 29 White Head ferry 15:30=16:00 & 16:30-17:00immature Common … Continue reading

Foggy Action at the Lighthouse

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Danielle Dion reports lots of gannets, harbour porpoise, 2 minkes, and, of course, fog off the East Quoddy (Head Harbour) Lighthouse. Check the details at: http://quoddylinkmarine.blogspot.com/2009/07/still-foggybut-great-minke-whales-today.html … Continue reading

Bay of Fundy Sightings – Finback off Whitehorse

Hey Art, we had our first official finback whale sighting today, about 1 mile east of Whitehorse. We also had a fantastic porpoise sighting just off Casco, a group of about 20, with a few cow-calf pairs And we stopped … Continue reading

Minkes and more seabirds at Head Harbour Passage

Hey Art, Danielle again with Quoddy Link.  We managed to get out on the water this afternoon and had at least 2 minke whales behind Casco between the conical buoy and the bell buoy.  We also had a puffin and … Continue reading

Another Book of Beauty – Hummingbirds at Campobello

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Hey there,  My new book is hot off the presses at Blurb! Take a sneak peek and place your order if you’re so inclined… It’s a book release, and you’re invited — check … Continue reading

Minkes in Head Harbour Passage and some great bird sightings!

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Hey Art, we were out again this afternoon and we saw at least 3 minke whales in the Passage from Windmill Point up to Spruce Island.  Also, off the entrance to Head Harbour … Continue reading

Joyce`s Owl Family Has Their Own Book!!!

Hey there,My new book is hot off the presses at Blurb! Take a sneak peek and place your order if you’re so inclined…It’s a book release, and you’re invited — check out my new book at Blurb:http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/invited/517675/3ddfd723abcf147caf5d386dfee8d574 Thank you,casademexico … Continue reading

Rose-breasted Grosbeak at Bocabec

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com  A beautiful male rose-breasted grosbeak visited our feeders briefly yesterday and today (June23). Our resident goldfinches, siskins, and chickadees stayed well clear of this guy. ArtPhoto credit: Wikipedia.com … Continue reading

Grand Manan Birds

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Fri, 19 Jun 2009 15:44:26 -0300From: Roger Burrows NBNature listservSubject: Ingalls Head & White Head birds, inc. ARCTIC/PACIFIC LOON, SEMIPALMATED PLOVER & LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULLJune 19Ingalls Head 07:30-08:15Great & 4 Double-crested Cormorants, … Continue reading