Monarchs Hatching at Bocabec

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Over the last few days we have seen 4-6 newly hatched monarchs, but were unable to get pictures because they flew off elsewhere. Today we spotted two; one … Continue reading

From Lesley on the water at West Isles, Aug.17

There were 2 fins just off the back of White Island near the Light…as well as several minkes….also a pod of porpoises and lots of fish…and half way between St. Andrews and L’Etete there was a large jellyfish bloom that … Continue reading

Bay of Fundy’s Dragons of the Air

See the pictures and subscribe at Looking for new levels of beauty and learning? Then you need to bookmark Gilles Belliveau’s Dragonflies and Damselflies of NB at Check it out, print it out, then hit the road with … Continue reading

What is it? Campobello, August 1st

This washed up on the lighthouse beach. New to me, what is it?  Joyce This is Boltenia ovifera, the Sea Potato. They are plankton feeders and, as you would guess, Head Harbour Passage is filled with them. They form veritable … Continue reading

Swallowtails and Flowers at Bayside

See the pictures and subscribe at     HiHere are a couple of pics of Easter Tiger Swallowtail butterflies (I think) I saw amongst the the wild phlox along Rte 127 in Bayside on the 19th and today on … Continue reading

CREATURES: Lady Bug Invasion underway.

A beautiful, hot October day along the Bay of Fundy seems to be causing lots of activity from our insect neighbours. Down our way the air is filled with Lady Bugs as reported by Karen MacKay on Facebook: Anybody else … Continue reading


  No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Date: Tue, 5 Oct 2010 11:26:21 -0300 From: John Klymko NatureNBSubject: Butterfly photos for the Maritimes Butterfly Atlas The Maritimes Butterfly Atlas is looking for 2010 butterfly … Continue reading

Fundy Birds and Butterflies at Grand Manan

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Date: Thu, 13 May 2010 19:59:26 -0300From: Roger Burrows  – Nature NBSubject: White Head birds, butterflies & flowers, inc. BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER, EASTERN  WOOD-PEWEE, BROWN THRASHER, BLACKPOLL & PRAIRIE … Continue reading

A week of spring birds at Fundy’s Grand Manan Island

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2010 23:05:44 -0300From: Roger Burrows: NatureNB ListservSubject: Grand Manan & Ferry birds, etc April 28 Castalia Marsh 09:45-10:204 Canada Geese, 66 American Black Ducks, … Continue reading