16.36 | Nature Notes (Oct 5-11)

Photo of Snow Goose (white morph juvenile)
Snow Goose | Brunswick, ME | 6 Oct 2016

Here are some nature notes from around York County, Maine:

  • juvenile white morph Snow Goose (FOY) at Wharton Point, Brunswick
  • Whimbrel and 1 Marbled Godwit in the marsh along Hills Beach Rd., Biddeford
  • 6 gull species (HERG, GBBG, RBGU, BOGU, LAGU and LBBG) and 300+ shorebirds (mostly Black-bellied Plovers and Dunlin) at the Basket Island Causeway, Hills Beach, Biddeford
  • a few dragonfly species still active including a Shadow Darner
  • at least one Western Conifer Seed Bug in my home and one in my car
  • first fall frost occurred (in much of southern Maine) on the morning of 11 Oct

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