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

Nighthawks at Oak Bay

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2009 04:52:35 -0700From: ron m NatureNBSubject: Common Nighthawks About 6:30-7 pm yesterday Arlene and I were going into town and through Oak Bay(outside St.  Stephen) there were in excess … Continue reading

Great Trips – Whales and seabirds seen from Grand Manan Ferry

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com This is really a great walk-on trip, over and back is a bargain and lots to see on the right day. See the report below. Check out Coastal Transport for rates and times. … Continue reading

Dovekie,Humpbacks, Finbacks, Minkes, Right Whales and more off Grand Manan

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2009 21:34:52 -0300From: Laurie Murison NatureNBSubject: dovekie During a whale watch trip today we went past a small alcid. This time of year I expect to see murres and … Continue reading

Grand Manan Birds – August 11, 2009

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2009 20:22:05 -0300From: Roger Burrows – NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan birds, inc. Snowy Egret August 11 Marathon Inn early morning & lunchtimeVeery, 6 wood-warblers Castalia Marsh 08:45-10:30immature SNOWY EGRET, 2 … Continue reading

Humpbacks off White Head Island,Grand Manan

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2009 17:42:59 -0300From: Durlan & Sally NBNature Subject: Today’s TripMade our last trip to Machias for the year, always a sad day. Many terns around, hope they make a … Continue reading

Volunteers Needed for New Brunswick’s First Hawk Migration Monitoring Project!

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2009 16:27:03 -0300From: Todd Watts NatureNBSubject: Hawk Watch fall 2009: Volunteers Needed!  GREENLAW MOUNTAIN HAWK WATCH: FALL 2009This is a call for volunteers to take part in New Brunswick’s … Continue reading