Spring in Maine
The birds are flooding back. But
just as much fun - the resident birds are getting frisky.
Our rare northern woodpeckers are courting, making
themselves easier to find. VIDEO
Maine had a long winter, but remarkably, all the migrants
and all the residents are right on schedule.
New Summer Tours
now open for registration: Chase
puffins, razorbills, murres, shearwaters,
jaegers, and skuas, Chase spruce grouse, boreal chickadees,
American Three-toed Woodpeckers, Black-backed Woodpeckers,
and lots of warblers.
to the Sea
Maine's Winged Migration
are 82 sites on the official Maine Birding Trail.
Many more great sites were researched and remain relatively
secret. Over 260 are documented and mapped in this handy guide,
including maps, and bonus chapters on the Canadian islands of
Campobello and Grand Manan.
Wings, Waves, Woods
Down East Spring Birding Festival May 22-25
Acadia Birding Festival
Northern Maine Birding Festival
- a map-based tool
designed to provide quick access to birding information.
Join the Maine Birding Listserv for e-mail bird alerts from
around the state.