Monthly Archives: July 2016

Lighthouses, Eagles and a Seal , Oh My!

As we headed out of the harbor into the Bay of Fundy we passed the first lighthouse. The 2nd one would be on Machias Seal Island.  Both Canada and the United States claim sovereignty. The Canadian Coast Guard continues to staff a lighthouse on the … Continue reading

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Its Puffin Day!

Saturday arrived with more clouds and threatening rain. We were up really early. Breakfast was 5:15 am! We had to go to Dunkin Donuts because Helen’s Restaurant wasn’t open that early. That’s when I found out that we didn’t even … Continue reading

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Campobello Island

No matter how picturesque Quoddy Head State Park was we couldn’t linger too long. The afternoon was booked with a trip Campobello Island We headed back to Lubec where we presented our passports for entry into Canada. We crossed the bridge … Continue reading

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Quoddy Head State Park

A short drive from Lubec and we arrived at Quoddy Head State Park. Once again everyone was excited about the birds. I was out of step as I was excited about the landscapes. This is truly spectacular Maine Coast country, … Continue reading

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Lubec Sand Flats

Day 2 of the great Audubon adventure and the first full day of birding. Breakfast was at 6 am. Better than 3:30 but still not my normal wake up time. We all piled in the 2 vans for the short … Continue reading

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New Posts are Coming!

Sorry I’ve been so lazy. The busier it gets at work the less time I want to spend on the computer during my “off hours”. Not only that but I’m finding that instead of rush , rush, rush to do … Continue reading

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3:30 am is sooo early!

Thursday morning it was time to rock and roll. Get out of bed, get moving. It was time to head to Marshfield MA where I would meet up with the Audubon Society for a tour of Maine’s Peatlands culminating in … Continue reading

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Orca!

My neighbors and I were discussing my whale watch adventure and one of them kept asking if I saw any pretty black and white whales. I said not, Orca’s don’t come down to our coast. That night on the news … Continue reading

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A Whale of A Time

Its the 4th of July weekend and I haven’t done anything that I wanted to do.  I thought I had my former housekeeper coming over on Saturday to finish the paint job her son agreed to before he skipped town … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA!

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