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The Backshore Bird Blog

March 26, 2015



Spring always follows Winter*  – A flock of Robins picking out little seaweed flies/larvae on the Wharf Cove shore is a sure sign that spring is nearly here.


The Canada Geese are observed again in early March in the salty waters – Casco Bay and Diamond Passage. Miche...

                       Great Diamond Island Bald Eagle     Photo © Jill


Several individuals have reported sightings of Bald Eagles around Peaks...

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The objective of The Backshore Bird Blog is to share the wonder and diversity of bird species seen along the Peaks Island shore.

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