Whales and others. July 5th

Two finbacks together (reminiscent of the cow/calf pair last year) who spent most of their time in the ecological area past the lighthouse in the mouth of the bay. Another very big finback who looks like the one I called … Continue reading

Finbacks off Head Harbour Light!

Hey Art, There was a pair of finback whales right off the entrance to Head Harbour today, all day, all times of the tide.  We also had a fin whales around Southern Wolf. Cheers,Danielle Quoddy Link Marine PS  It was … Continue reading

Foggy Action at the Lighthouse

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Danielle Dion reports lots of gannets, harbour porpoise, 2 minkes, and, of course, fog off the East Quoddy (Head Harbour) Lighthouse. Check the details at: http://quoddylinkmarine.blogspot.com/2009/07/still-foggybut-great-minke-whales-today.html … 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

Minkes and more seabirds at Head Harbour Passage

Hey Art, Danielle again with Quoddy Link.  We managed to get out on the water this afternoon and had at least 2 minke whales behind Casco between the conical buoy and the bell buoy.  We also had a puffin and … Continue reading

Right Whale Records from deep in Passamaquoddy beyond Head Harbour Passage

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Art, I’m reminded of the right whale sited by Cherry Island in August 2004. Don Dunbar photographed it (published in the Quoddy Tides). Ronald Welch photographed one on July 30, 2004 in Western … Continue reading

Minkes in Head Harbour Passage and some great bird sightings!

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Hey Art, we were out again this afternoon and we saw at least 3 minke whales in the Passage from Windmill Point up to Spruce Island.  Also, off the entrance to Head Harbour … Continue reading

Four minke whales in Head Harbour Passage near Wilsons Beach

Julie saw four minke whales yesterday, June 25th, from her deck at the southern end of the minke foraging path. She said she could see them because they were near the rocks, but the whale boats were hunting for them … Continue reading

3 minkes in Head Harbour Passage

See the pictures and subscribe at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Hey Art, I just wanted to let you know that we saw 3 minke whales today in Head Harbour Passage from the light to Casco Bay. We also saw 3 common murres off … Continue reading