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

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

Little Blue Heron at Castalia Marsh, Grand Manan

Date: Fri, 15 May 2009 17:53:09 -0300 From: Roger Burrows NatureNB ListservSubject: LITTLE BLUE HERON at Castalia MarshMay 15I saw an immature LITTLE BLUE HERON by the road bay at Castalia Marsh as I was cycling by this morning at … 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

Basking shark beached next door.

Thursday May 14th, 2009 JEFF DUCHARMETELEGRAPH-JOURNAL SAINT JOHN – A steady stream of people made the trying trek over the rocks near Seaside Park Wednesday to take a close look at a 7.3-metre basking shark that washed up on the … Continue reading

Sora and other birds at St. George – NB Listserv

Date: Tue, 12 May 2009 16:21:29 -0300 From: Todd Watts NBNature ListservSubject: Sora, American Bittern and others at Saint GeorgeA late morning walk along the Ducks Unlimited Trail in Saint Georgeproduced the following;American BitternSoraNorthern HarrierOspreyBlue-winged TealWood DuckPied-billed GrebeNorthern WaterthrushYellow WarblerBlack … Continue reading

Some thank you’s for Joyce

I’ve received the following comments about Joyces owl posts. Everyone seems to have appreciated this special time! Please let Joyce know how very much I’ve enjoyed watching her owls “grow-up”. By sharing them with “I Love Quoddy WILD” I saw … 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