Highlights of the Week
This week's widespread refreeze concentrated ducks along open rivers. On a section of the Saco River between Biddeford and Saco, I observed 37 Wood Ducks and ~525 Mallards -- both high counts for me at a single location in Maine.
Though earlier sightings of Killdeer have been in snow-free farm fields, this week the only Killdeer I observed were at the snow-free coastline, on sand and feeding among the wrack at Fortunes Rocks Beach in Biddeford.
Wild Edible of the Week
Utilizing Choke Cherry fruits from my freezer, I enjoyed pink Choke Cherry juice and jello several times this week.
Moon Challenge Report
Nature Challenge of the Week (for you, the reader)
On a clear or mostly clear morning, get outside early to witness sunrise.
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