Photographs taken on BOATRIDES FROM VINALHAVEN MAINE ABOARD SKUA, A 36' Jarvis Newman hull, driven by John Drury.
Specializing in birding trips to Seal Island NWR off Mid coast Maine, a 3 1/2 hour tour, last Great Cormorant Colony in the US.
largest puffin colony in Maine, Razorbills, Murre, Arctic terns, Black guillemots,
Maybe a whale, More information at https://www.maineseabirdtours.com,
Thursday, July 7, 2016
late June, various dates
some photos from mid to late june.
Great Cormorants Seal Island
Razorbill, puffin, Murre, in Murre cove Seal Island
male harlequin and hen eider at Little Brimstone, June 30
Mr. D at Brimstone
This is the western head on Seal Island, on the sky line you can see Audubon Cormorant Camera delivered by helicopter in mid April a month after the Cormorants were on territory, this is the last viable Great cormorant colony in the US. Fundraising is not Conservation. I feel as if I may have erred in encouraging the National Audubon Society to stop ignoring this species.