Exciting First Week for New England Aquarium Researchers

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com The 8/11/2009 report from NEAQ highlighted humpbacks, right whales including a mother and calf, seals, and a spectacular encounter with about twenty finback whales recorded in this video. You can get the entire … 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

Grand Manan Photos

Dear Art, I finally got to e-mail you these photos from Grand Manan.  Mark Lyons Photos in order with information Grand Manan, New Brunswick Swallowtail Lighthouse Aug. 5, 2009 5:17 PM GPS: 19TFK79889 59602 1 Double Crested Cormorant Southern Head Lighthouse … Continue reading

15 Humpbacks South of Grand Manan … and lots of birds

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Sun, 9 Aug 2009 22:19:48 -0300From: Durlan & Sally NatureNBSubject: Northeast Bank Today on my day off I jumped aboard a fishing boat going to Northeast  Bank. For those that don’t know … Continue reading

Grand Manan Birds -August 9, 2009

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Sun, 9 Aug 2009 15:21:37 -0300From: Roger Burrows NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan birds, inc. adult BAIRD’S SANDPIPER & juvenile BLACK-HEADED GULL August 9 Ingalls Head Road & Flats 08:00-09:00Great Blue Heron, adult Bald … Continue reading

Thick-billed Kingbird at Grand Manan

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Sat, 8 Aug 2009 08:25:28 -0300From: Roger Burrows NBNature ListservSubject: THICK-BILLED KINGBIRD along Ox Head Road, Grand Manan At 6:45 am this morning I saw a mid-sized bird perched on top of … Continue reading

Grand Manan Birds – August 3, 2009

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Mon, 3 Aug 2009 18:40:42 -0300From: Roger Burrows – NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan birds August 3 Ox Head 14:05-14:40 & 15:45-16:1539 Semipalmated Plovers, 10 Sanderlings, White-rumped & 38 Semipalmated Sandpipers, Short-billed Dowitcher, Hairy … 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

Grand Manan Birds – July 6, 2009

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com  Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2009 14:37:23 -0300From: Roger Burrows NATURENBSubject: Grand Manan & White Head birds July 6 White Head ferry 06:30-07:00 & 07:30-08:00Great Blue Heron, 16+ Double-crested Cormorants, 87+75 juvenile Common Eiders … Continue reading

Orca Sightings from Grand Manan Channel – 2001, 2006

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com I’m reminded of orca whale sightings: In 2001, Orca whales were sighted south of Campobello Island and around Grand Manan. Again in 2006, an orca was spotted off Grand Manan. Bob   Thanks … Continue reading

Grand Manan`s Great Summer Birding

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2009 14:39:58 -0300From: Roger Burrows NatureNBSubject: Grand Manan & White Head birds. inc. BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON, LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL and alcids June 29 White Head ferry 15:30=16:00 & 16:30-17:00immature Common … Continue reading