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St. Peter’s Cemetery

A beautiful day for a bird walk … and even the birds thought so as they were out in numbers. Twelve people met at St. Peter’s Cemetery, Lewiston. While it was cool at 8am (40s) there was bright sun and Read More…

Annual Dinner Meeting

Join us for the annual dinner meeting, Monday, October 7 at the Green Ladle – Lewiston Regional Technical Center. Our speaker will be Michael Good, founder of the Acadia Birding Festival, speaking on “Birding in Cuba” Get all the info Read More…

YMCA Property, Stetson Road, Auburn

We had nine people and comfortable weather at the Auburn YMCA property on Stetson Rd. The birds of the day were a cooperative Northern Waterthrush which most if not all folks saw and a Canada Warbler which only a few Read More…

Pineland Farms, New Gloucester

Another great day, more humid than yesterday but very comfortable this morning for our walk at Pineland Farms in New Gloucester. Eleven people enjoyed the farm and walk, and for some this was their first time walking there and they Read More…

Riverside Trail, Lewiston

What a wonderful day to be out looking for birds. Ten of us walked the Riverside Trail in Lewiston from Sunnyside Park to Tall Pines. We had three most cooperative birds … two Ovenbirds at the start out in the Read More…

Fitzgerald Preserve – Brunswick

This morning was relatively comfortable and certainly dry. Ten of us walked the Fitzgerald Preserve in Brunswick. The Clay-colored Sparrow did not make an appearance. However, Prairie Warblers, Eastern Towhees, and Field Sparrows were constantly singing, but seldom visible. Common Read More…

Sherwood Forest – Auburn

It did not rain. The temperature was not bad, humidity either. Ah but the mosquitoes and the wet trail. Nevertheless seven people enjoyed a walk in Sherwood Forest Conservation Area, Auburn this morning. We saw many birds but most briefly. Read More…

St. Peter’s Cemetery

On a wonderful sunny and warm Saturday morning, six people walked St. Peter’s Cemetery for birds. We were not disappointed. The highlight was probably the number of Prairie Warblers seen and singing under the power lines. And before the walk Read More…

Woodbury Sanctuary – Monmouth

Today was a great day to be out birding, sunny and warm … but we also had mosquitoes, lots of them. Six of us walked Woodbury Sanctuary in Monmouth. I often say the best birds are in the parking lot Read More…

Whitman Spring Road, Auburn

As some of you know, Joan and I became grandparents for the second time this week. Grandson Morgan was born Monday morning. We are helping out with grandson Eliot and so we missed the walk this morning. I understand it Read More…