Category: News

Birding at Sylvester’s/Benjamin’s

What a lovely day for a bird walk, and we had a nice turn out of 10 people to walk Bill Sylvester’s and then Ruth Benjamen’s property. At first the birds were quiet then a few sang and some were Read More…

Two Bird Walks this Week

This is THE week to go birding, with migrants returning daily. The first walk is Tuesday, with the Bates Walk IV. It leaves from Hathorn Hall on the Bates campus at 6:00 AM and returns by 8:30 Then on Wednesday, Read More…

Two Birdwalks the Weekend

This weekend will probably be the best weekend for birding this spring, with warblers and other migrants arriving every day! We have two trips this weekend to take advantage of the bounty: Saturday we are heading to Evergreen Cemetery in Read More…

Spring Migrant Fall out

Have you ever witnessed a spring migrant Fall out?    This occurs when migrants all “take a break” at  the same time.  Check out this article for more information. http://www.thenaturalistsnotebook.com/our-blog/migrating-bird-fallout-on-machias-seal-island

California Condor Bird Cam

Here is a link to a web cam on a California Condor nest site. This is worth bookmarking.  

April Meeting, Monday Night: Bumble Bees

Beth Swartz, a Wildlife Biologist in the Research and Assessment Section of the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife, will be sharing about the Maine Bumble Bee Atlas (MBBA) project, which she is responsible for coordinating. Beth has worked Read More…

Monday Meeting, March 7; Gannets of the Gaspe

Dan Marquis, Stanton’s own photographer, will share his adventures of a trip he took this past summer to Perce, Canada to photograph the gannet breeding colony on Bonaventure Island. His travels took him to the very tip of the Gaspe Read More…

Monthly Meeting – Winter Wildlife Survival

The Stanton Bird Club will hold its next meeting Monday, February 1, 2016 at 6:30pm in room 285 at the USM Lewiston – Auburn College, 55 Westminster St., Lewiston. The subject will be Winter Survival of Maine’s Wildlife presented by Read More…