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The Backshore Bird Blog

August 31, 2015


Part 3: Youth Blog


This blog will briefly describe bird projects created at the Peaks Island Fiber Arts Camp. The Children’s book, ‘Birdology’ will also be reviewed.



Peaks Island Fiber Arts Camp

In one of its camps this year, the PI Fiber Arts Camp focused on Birds, B...

August 24, 2015

Part 2: Michael’s Report of Mid-August – August 17-24


As avian parental care in Casco Bay is nearing an end and fall migration is on a roll. Some of our summer residents have already left Casco Bay. Our summer residents, who have not yet taken the plunge, will eventual...

August 2, 2015

Part 1: Casco Bay Boat Tours in search of birds (July 28, 30 and August 1, 2)


As a change of pace, and only temporarily, we leave PI for the ‘other’ Casco Bay islands in search of birds. Transport is on a 12 foot-aluminum boat named “Sea Parrot II”, captained by Sam....

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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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