4-19, pair of osprey courting, Barred Island Preserve.
3 great blue herons in Southwest Harbor at low tide this morning.
Recent sightings and spring arrivals on Deer Isle:
March 31. Hooded Merganser
April 1. flock of Snow Goose, LDI. (Danes, AP Hooke)
April 2 Turkey Vulture
April 3. E. Phoebe (Lee Fay); Fox Sparrow
April 5. Killdeer
10+ Bohemian Waxwings March 25, 2015, Downtown Bucksport eating berries in front of The Historical Society building.
We have had 20+ redpolls at our feeders for a week now. They have not been here all winter and now suddenly are here on and off every day.
River Otter slides snow on wooded knoll in conservation easement abutting Barred I. Preserve.