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,
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
july 17 birdbath, July 19 2 trips to Seal
July 17 birdbath, July 19 2 trips to Seal
black-throated Green bathing while fledgling myrtle waits
three fledgling myrtle warblers
July 19th am trip to Seal Island.
dead black-backed gull, shot and head put on pike, for eating tern chicks, predator elimination is still relevant, we hear a lot about "innovative techniques for seabird restoration" from National Audubon, but as Stella Walsh said when asked what do you mean when you say seabird restoration?... "killing gulls"
Razorbill, Puffin, Murre, Murre Cove, Seal Island
Great Cormorant chicks and adult still attending, Seal Island
Imm eagle Otter Island,
Taza, Lanes Nubble ledge.
July 19 pm trip to Seal Island,
Eiders, double crested Cormorant, and a Great Cormorant.
Arctic Tern, over Seal Island
young gannet, taking off through greater shearwaters