Over 130 Porpoise Sightings in Western Passage This Week!

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com We were delighted to receive this email with harbour porpoise sightings off Calder’s Point, Deer Island. These data fill a gap in our reports from Western Passage, Passamaquoddy Bay. Hopefully more folks will … 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

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

Bay of Fundy’s "Old Sow" whirlpool to be featured on History Channel

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com On Wed 24th on the History Channel at 8 pm ( probably US time )…the 6th segment of The Seven Most Dangerous Passages in the World will feature ” Old Sow Whirlpool “. … Continue reading

Bay of Fundy "Sail-a-bration" becomes a Quoddy Tradition

See the pictures and subscribe athttp://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com A few years ago, a group of folks who truly love and are concerned about the Quoddy Region started this annual spectale to show the world how much they love this place. Well, they … Continue reading

Swallowtails and Flowers at Bayside

See the pictures and subscribe at http://www.ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com     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

THE TIME THE CANARY DIED: The passing of the Red-necked phalarope from the Quoddy Region and what it means.

When I went away to do graduate work at McGill University I experienced a vacuum, a void, a realization that something was missing. Moving west to Victoria BC helped but the feeling didn’t leave … something was missing deep inside … Continue reading

SIGNIFICANT AREAS: Minas Basin, Nova Scotia

One of the most significant publications on the important areas in the Bay of Fundy was carried out by M-I. Buzeta, R. Singh, and S. Young-Lai. Entitled Identification of significant Marine and Coastal Areas in the Bay of Fundy, this work identified … Continue reading

ISSUE: NB Government breaks trust with its citizens – Exclusive docs show water flip by NB government, leading up to Energy East

THE STORY Many years ago when we established out first aquaculture site on Deer Island, we were informed by representatives from both the Province of NB and the Federal Government of Canada that we required leases to the bottom where … Continue reading


  It seems like a long, long time ago now. But I once operated a biological research station on Deer Island, a little island at the mouth of the Bay of Fundy, right on the border between Maine, USA, and … Continue reading