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Plum Island, March 25

Our Maine weather report promised to give us cloudy but dry weather. We should have checked the Massachusetts’ report. We had rain, sleet, and snow all day long, but we saw many birds even though we avoided Hell Cat Swamp Read More…

Upcoming Field: Plum Island

The next field trip will be to Plum Island, Mass. on Saturday, March 25 From 7am t0 4pm, Meet at Staples parking lot in Lewiston A good spot to find special winter birds, maybe even a Snowy Owl. Bring a Read More…

Monthly Meeting – March 6

Our speaker this month is Herb Wilson, Professor of Biosciences at Colby College. Herb has taught at Colby College for over 25 years, He is an ecologist with a special interest in birds, butterflies, and dragonflies. He has been tracking Read More…

Tracking At Woodbury Sanctuary

February 18th– Animal tracking at Woodbury Nature Sanctuary: Participants Nina Kidwell, Judy Marden, David LeRoy and Leader Steve Reed.   It was a beautiful day… 32 degrees, but there was 5 inches of powder which made it difficult to positively Read More…

Marginal Way and Wells – January 7

January 7, 2017. Marginal Way in Ogunquit and The Cliff House in Wells. Steve Reed, Leader, Judy Marden, Nancy Muir, Doug Boyd, & Dan Marquis It was a cold day. The forecasted 30 degrees with partial sun never never materialized. Read More…

2016 Christmas Bird Count

Christmas Bird Count 2016 Sunday, December 20 By Linda Seamans, compiler The Stanton Bird Club conducted its 37th Christmas Bird Count of the Lewiston and Auburn area on Sunday, December 20. Due to an ice storm the previous night, four Read More…

January Meeting Canceled

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the January meeting scheduled for next Monday has been canceled. We hope to see you at the February meeting.

Bird Photos Needed

eBird and Merlin Need Your Bird Photos   Last November, eBird partnered with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s Macaulay Library to bring direct photo upload to eBird. In one year, more than 35,000 eBirders have contributed in excess of 1.5 million Read More…

December Meeting About Fishers

Join us at our next meeting, Monday, December 5, and learn all about Fishers, as presented by Ben Nugent. The meeting will begin at 6:30pm in room 285 at the USM Lewiston – Auburn College, 55 Westminster St., Lewiston.  Ben Nugent Read More…