16.38 | Nature Notes (Oct 19-25)

Photo of Pitch Pine needles

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

Highlights from a ferry ride (Rockland to Matinicus Island and back):

  • ~50 Northern Gannets, 1 Razorbill, 1 Black-legged Kittiwake, and a small pod of Harbor Porpoises during outbound trip
  • 1 White-eyed Vireo seen during brief stop-over on Matinicus Island
  • 1 Bonaparte's Gull, 12+ Laughing Gulls, a Song Sparrow (who circled the boat for a while before landing), and a small pod of Harbor Porpoises on the return trip

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