Herring

FUNDY FISHERIES: Herring shut-off fishery has successful week at West Isles. The following photo shows the herring carrier Strathlorne pumping herring from a shutoff in Lorneville Harbour on Deer Island, NB. Successful shutoffs were made at various locations in West … Continue reading

FUNDY FISHERIES: Herring shut-off fishery has successful week at West Isles.

Posted on September 26, 2011 by Art This photo shows the herring carrier Strathlorne pumping herring from a shutoff in Lorneville Harbour on Deer Island, NB. Successful shutoffs were made at various locations in West Isles from Passamaquoddy Bay to Campobello during the third week of September. HERRING SHUTOFF … Continue reading

Down East diver uses camera to fight off shark

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com IMAGE COURTESY OF MER ASSESSMENT CORP. This Porbeagle shark recently bared its teeth to an underwater video camera when the shark approached a diver at salmon pens off … Continue reading

Red Wrymouth photo

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com I’ve encountered several wrymouth while digging in local mudflats for research specimens. Never saw a red one. But this photo from the University of Massachusetts came up in … Continue reading

FISH: More on mysterious red eel

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Hello Joyce and Art, These are great photos but difficult for fish identification except for color and body shape. The fish is eel-like, however, it is unlikely (but … Continue reading

Cormorant with a red eel

I am looking for information on red eels. This is the second time I have seen a cormorant catch a red eel in this same spot by the lightstation, Head Harbour, Campobello. http://www.flickr.com/photos/headharbourlight/sets/72157625129100606/Joyce, Oct. 9, 2010 … Continue reading

Mackerel Swarming Today up in Big Bay!

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Well imagine … just one day after Joyce sent a great movie by Eleanor Roosevelt showing fish swarming in 1953, my daughters and grandson returned from a kayak … Continue reading

Basking Sharks in the Bay of Fundy

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Laurie Murison wrote:  Basking sharks are very common to occasional in the Bay of Fundy every year – I saw three on Monday.  I have seen hundreds over … Continue reading

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

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2009 07:10:53 -0300From: Ralph Eldridge  Nature NBSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT With the onset of fair weather the bird movement has been steady but … Continue reading