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Pineland Farms – New Gloucester

Ye of little faith. Only three people turned out for a great walk this morning at Pineland Farm. Gordon Smith plus Joan and I. I admit it looked almost like rain and the forecast was not encouraging. But the sun Read More…

St. Peter’s Cemetery – Lewiston

I hate to start by saying most of you missed one of the best walks of the year. The weather was perfect, sunny, warm, cool breeze, not too humid, and not a drop of rain. A day you can’t wait Read More…

Thorncrag Nature Sanctuary

Another nice day, got to love summer in Maine (when it doesn’t rain). Sunny and comfortably warm today. Five people walked the big loop around Thorncrag including going to Whale Rock. The hi-light was the Wood (Michaud) Farm fields with Read More…

Jillson’s Farm, Sabattus

Another nice day to be out looking for birds. This morning eight people met at Jillson’s Farm in Sabattus to walk their fields and forest trails. The bird-of-the-day was a male Scarlet Tanager who was most cooperative. A family of Read More…

Paper Mill Trail – Lisbon

Another wonderful Wednesday walk. The weather was near perfect, maybe a tad warm in the sun! Seventeen people attended including a couple from San Jose, Calif. (and their local family). We walked the Androscoggin River Trail in Lisbon and it Read More…

Sunnyside Park Trail

Another wonderful summer day. Twelve people turned out to walk from Sunnyside Park to Tall Pines in Lewiston and the birds were there to greet us. Mark and Debi Warner from deep in Texas (Harlingen) were in town and joined Read More…

Brunswick Landing

This was the perfect day to be outdoors. Five people walked at Brunswick Landing with bright sunshine and a light breeze. Our bird of the day should have been the Brown Thrasher but he was not cooperative. We did have Read More…

Papermill Trail, Lisbon

What a great day, at last. Eight people met at the Papermill Trail in Lisbon for a very nice morning walk. We had 45 birds and a number of mammals. Three special birds were most cooperative for everyone to see Read More…

Bates Birdwalk V

Results of Bates-to-Riverside Cemetery Birdwalk V, Tuesday May 23, 2017, 6:00 – 8: 25 AM, 49 degrees F. Overcast. Observers: Doug Boyd (Leader), Joline Gruz, Ben Low, Anna Low, Judy Marden (Leader and Recorder), Bob Kleckner, Suzy Marston, Christine Murray, Read More…