Warblers at Machias Seal Island

Date: Sat, 16 May 2009 06:29:02 -0300From: Ralph Eldridge NatureNB ListservSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT Fairly good warbler movement last night although the drop-out was light. Drop-outs see up until dawn: OVENBIRDS;COMMON YELLOW THROATS;REDSTARTS;PARULAS;CHESTNUT SIDED WARBLERS;MAGNOLIA WARBLERS;YELLOW RUMPED WARBLERS;BLACK THROATED … Continue reading

More from Bird Heaven

Date: Wed, 13 May 2009 22:39:23 -0300 From: Ralph Eldridge NatureNB ListserveSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORTYesterday was another raptor day. Several PEREGRINE FALCONS were hanging around and some were seen to leave thje island “air space” headed either towards Grand … Continue reading

A Special Day at Machias Seal Island

Date: Sun, 10 May 2009 18:20:45 -0300 From: Ralph Eldridge NatureNB ListservSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORTJoan Pearce hit it well when she called this a colourful day. It seems that most of our most flamboyant species arrive together. Out here, … Continue reading

Birds at Machias Seal Island

Date: Fri, 1 May 2009 04:37:19 -0300 From: Ralph Eldridge NBNature ListservSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORTThe following was written THURSDAY, APRIL 30 at 09:00 hrs. but fell victim to the list outage.Several raptors are moving through this morning and pausing … Continue reading

Signs of Spring on Fundy’s Machias Seal Island?

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2010 06:55:06 -0400From: Ralph Eldridge, NatureNBSubject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT Recent highlights:The first GRAY SEALS are begining to haul out daily. There are no … 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

Bay of Fundy Birds – Machias Seal Island

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 25 Aug 2009 02:49:03 -0300From: Ralph Eldridge Subject: MACHIAS SEAL ISLAND REPORT The activity of last night (Sunday/Monday) produced the expected selection  (11 species) of warbler … 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

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

Comments and Concerns Abour Terns on Machias Seal Island

See the pictures and subscribe athttp://www.ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2009 19:41:15 -0300From: David Christie NBNature listservSubject: Re: The Machias Seal Island seabird colonyAt 2:45 PM -0300 6/15/09, Diamond, Tony wrote: Recently David Christie invited me indirectly to summarise the … Continue reading