COMMUNITY: The Commons – Nine women who took charge and work to develop Eastport, ME

There are a number of good things happening in the City of Eastport, Maine, including several that are being driven by 9 progressive women from the area. Together they have developed properties and businesses that are surviving the test of time. … Continue reading

Did You Know? The Calais Observatory provided the final piece of the puzzle required to establish Greenwich as the zero point of longitude values

The Story: NOAA GIVES CALAIS, MAINE OBSERVATORY THE FIRST PRESERVATION PARTNERSHIP DISK Commemorative Marker Promotes Preservation of Nation’s Heritage On July 2, 2005, representatives from NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and other government officials will designate the Calais … Continue reading

Down East diver uses camera to fight off shark

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com IMAGE COURTESY OF MER ASSESSMENT CORP. This Porbeagle shark recently bared its teeth to an underwater video camera when the shark approached a diver at salmon pens off … Continue reading

KAYAKING: A fabulous description and fabulous photos of a fabulous paddle in fabulous Cobscook Bay

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Cobscook Bay/Lubec Underwater scene on Pope’s Island. Scalloper (?) at Cobscook Bay Basics: State Launch off South Edmunds Road, Edmunds TWP. Lots of parking, outhouse, paved ramp, dock. … Continue reading

Black Skimmers at Lubec?

Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2010 21:43:00 -0300From: Stuart Tingley, Nature NBSubject: Re: Lorneville/Saints’ Rest today I’m not sure if the Lorneville Black Skimmers were seen today but I’ve just read that 3 (1 juv. and 2 ads.) were present on … Continue reading

Noteable Sightings from the Maine Shore.

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Downeast Maine A juvenile HUDSONIAN GODWIT, three AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVERS, two RED KNOTS, and a CASPIAN TERN were seen on the Lubec Flats back on September 12. Recent finds … Continue reading

Popular, sustainable and tasty! Another alternative to LNG

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Not just another pot pie by Leslie Bowman John Phinney and Alan Furth Photo: Leslie Bowman Local seasonal seafood, a community in search of a way to add … Continue reading

Music at Eastport tomoroow, Saturday, June 5

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Music at the Rose Garden Pub9 Dana St. Eastport Music Saturday, June 5…8:00 pm – 10:00 pm (ET) Duane Ingalls & Craig Chaloneperform songs, tonepoems, atmospherics & improvs!  … Continue reading

Hiking Cutler’s Bold Coast

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Have a seat on Pulpit Rock and take in the swirling, crashing waters. This is the Cutler Bold Coast. Our guide for today, Lindsay McMahon, the recreational park … Continue reading

Winter Peregrine at Perry

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.com Attached are two photos of a Peregrine Falcon photographed in Eastport January 10th or so. Thought you might enjoy it. Charles Moore – Perry, Maine and Baton Rouge, … Continue reading

Cobscook Bay State Park to Open This Weekend

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at http://ilovequoddywild.blogspot.comFrom the Valley Voice Cobscook Bay State Park to Open This Weekend Photo Credit Henboogle.com A fifth Maine state park campground will open early this year because the weather … Continue reading