Machias Seal Island and Downeast Maine
June 19-21, 2010

Brenda Eunson and I led a Joppa Flats Education Center trip downeast. We had a great
time on this, the 25th annual trip, and here are a few photos of highlights:


Machias Seal Island


When you are in an alcid breeding colony, the sights, sounds, and smells are amazing...


Thousands of Atlantic Puffins


things are looking up...


courtship behavior


time for a snooze


small numbers of Common Murres


lots of Razorbills


more courtship behavior


Common Murre


Arctic Tern


Common Eider females and chicks


lighthouse in the fog


Male Spruce Grouse on a boreal forest trail


Female Spruce Grouse with chicks


Awww, too cute....

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