Small Scale Windpower works for Maine Veterinarian

Chester man installs own windmill Turbine will power office, farmhouse By Nick Sambides Jr. BDN Staff CHESTER, Maine — Joseph Nesin looks forward to 30 years of free electricity. A 50-year-old veterinarian and ardent environmentalist, Nesin installed a Bergey XL … Continue reading

Don’t Miss The Full Moon Ceremony at Split Rock – Friday September 4

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Friday, September 4th is the night of the full moon, and a special Full Moon Ceremony will be held at Split Rock. The moon rises at 5:42 pm ET / 6:42 pm … Continue reading

Here’s your chance to really help Bay of Fundy whales and have fun too!

See the pictures and subscribe at Hello To All Who Share a Love for Passamaquoddy Bay, Whales, and Good Maritime Music, There will be a rare opportunity to hear sea songs and stories by Maine’s well known duo, Castlebay on Monday … Continue reading

Maine Lighthouse Day – Mark Your Calendar

See the pictures and subscribe at Saturday, September 12, 2009 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The U.S. Coast Guard, the State of Maine and the American Lighthouse Foundation are pleased to announce the first ever open house of Maine … Continue reading

Watch out for whales at Eastport’s WaCo Diner!

See the pictures and subscribe at Now here’s one for the books! Art, a finback whale near shore sprayed customers dining on the deck at the WaCo Diner in summer 2007. I don’t recall the month.Bob If you want … Continue reading

Times they are achangin’

See the pictures and subscribe at Art, I’ve noticed some really interesting bird reports on the site over the time you’ve been up and running, from the painted bunting on Grand Manan all winter, to the most recent, the … Continue reading

Birds at Lubec and Eastport

Downeast – A few lingering PINE GROSBEAKS were found in Lubec on the 12th. Undoubtedly spring overshoots, ORCHARD ORIOLES (2) are visiting an Eastport backyard. Photo credit: orchard oriole, See the pictures and subscribe at … Continue reading

Concerns About Rockweed Harvest In Cobscook

Rockweed Harvesting – Ascophyllum nodosum is a vital keystone species that provides a home for all kinds of marine species and it is a major contributor to the primary productivity of the area as well. Some folks are concerned about … Continue reading


  (Campobello Island, New Brunswick, CA, Dec. 21, 2016)   President Barack Obama has appointed Anna Eleanor Roosevelt as the newest member of the Roosevelt Campobello International Park Commission. Ms. Roosevelt, a granddaughter of President Franklin D. and First Lady … Continue reading

FISH: Things you might want to know about Atlantic Herring

Many folks around the Bay of Fundy have been concerned about the mortalities of Atlantic herring. This information gives you some basic information on this species. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     … Continue reading

EXPLORE: Sailing Downeast in the 1930s

During the process of researching our coastal lighthouses, I ran across this publication. If you would like to experience things the way they were, then this is a really great read and source of information.   … Continue reading

ADVENTURES: Start planning your whale watching tour now!

The season can get busy … so it is wise to book well in advance. … Continue reading