On a June 28, 2022, Ingrid and I took a whale watch out of Provincetown, Massachusetts we observed four different types of Shearwaters (Great, Manx, Sooty and Cory’s), Whales (Humpback and Fin), Gray Seals and other sea birds. Here is a compilation.
Monthly Archives: June 2022
When Ingrid was young, some of her favorite memories were made on Cape Cod with her family. They spent their summers and many a weekend at a vacation home a short distance from the beach. She loves to tell me about riding bikes to the beach, ice cream, mini-golf and other family adventures. I, on […]
——- A couple days ago (Wednesday) I received an incredible photo from a friend who manages Maine’s offshore islands for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It was of two Puffins . . . one Maine’s adorable Atlantic Puffin and the other . . . a Tufted Puffin!!!! The Tufted Puffin is a west coast […]
Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron’s nest in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Late summer a few appear in Maine after their young have fledged. Yesterday (June 13, 2022), Ingrid observed this Yellow-crowned Night-Heron feeding in the marsh grass around a grocery store in South Portland, Maine. Very unusual to see one so early in the year.
Brunswick is thriving community about 10 miles south of our home in Wiscasset. It has a thriving industrial park and Executive Airport (both of which sprung from installations at a now defunct Naval Air Station); one of the nation’s premier liberal arts colleges (Bowdoin College); and a charming, quintessential New England downtown. And for the […]