Red-necked Grebes at Campobello

A red-necked grebe explores the Welshpool Wharf area. Feb 21, Campobello There have been many grebes around this winter. Having looked hard at grebes, I think the grebes in the large flock at Herring Cove are red necked grebes. Joyce … Continue reading

Huntsman 40th anniversary photo contest

ST. ANDREWS – In 2009, the Huntsman Marine Science Centre, in St. Andrews, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. To kick off events for the upcoming year, the Huntsman is running a photo contest with a difference. You don’t need to … Continue reading


Date: Wed, 18 Feb 2009 15:40:14 -0400From: Roger Burrows via NatureNB ListservSubject: Ingalls Head & White Head birds, inc. BRANT, GADWALL, KING EIDER, LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL February 18, 2009 Ingalls Head feeders 10:45-11:15 & 14:30-15:307 Mourning Doves, 7 Blue Jays, … Continue reading

Birds on Grand Manan – February 17th, 2009

Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 18:20:51 -0400From: Roger Burrows NatureNB ListservSubject: Ingalls Head feeder birdsFebruary 17This morning’s snowfall brought back a Fox Sparrow and 3 Dark-eyed Juncosthat I hadn’t seen for a week and there was a female redpoll (possibly … Continue reading

Gray Jays Near St. Andrews

Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 17:19:48 -0400From: Todd Watts – NatureNB ListservSubject: Gray Jays Today I stumbled upon two Grey Jays while skiing near highway 1 and the Frye Road which is between Saint Stephen and Saint Andrews. These birds … Continue reading

King Eider at St. Andrews

Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 09:55:17 -0400From: Tracey Dean via NATURENB ListservSubject: St Andrews – King EiderSt. Andrews.Today, I brought my binoculars to work as large flocks of Eider had been feeding in the Brandy Cove. In amongst the closest … Continue reading

Hooded Mergansers at Campobello

We had hooded mergansers on Campobello Dec.28th in Wilson’s Beach with other mergansers. Photo enclosed. There were four of them. I usually see hooded mergansers on the way to St. Stephen in the early spring. They are in the boggy … Continue reading