/

Looking for spring

3 mins read
Penobscot Bay from the ferry. It was anything but a smooth sail. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
Penobscot Bay from the ferry. It was anything but a smooth sail. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
A herring gull found an empty clam shell in an inlet on North Haven Island.  (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
A herring gull found an empty clam shell in an inlet on North Haven Island. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
A common loon in Penobscot Bay wearing summer plumage. It won't be long before it flies inland to breed. I'll be waiting. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
A common loon in Penobscot Bay wearing summer plumage. It won’t be long before it flies inland to breed. I’ll be waiting. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
Adult loon in Penobscot Bay with the very beginnings of summer plumage. It will be a while before it's ready to come inland.  (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
Adult loon in Penobscot Bay with the very beginnings of summer plumage. It will be a while before it’s ready to come inland. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
Signs of winter are still all around us, but Thursday's warm weather gives us hope that spring is here! (Rachel J. Decker/Farmington)
Signs of winter are still all around us, but Thursday’s warm weather gives us hope that spring is here! (Rachel J. Decker/Farmington)
(Donovan Buck/Belgrade)
(Donovan Buck/Belgrade)
I'm looking for Spring, Have you seen spring yet?..A red-bellied woodpecker in the Wilton area. Jim Knox/Wilton)
I’m looking for spring. Have you seen spring yet? A red-bellied woodpecker in the Wilton area. (Jim Knox/Wilton)
Long Pond in Belgrade Lakes as seen from the dam.  (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
Long Pond in Belgrade Lakes as seen from the dam. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
(Rachel J. Decker/Farmington)
April showers bring…? (Rachel J. Decker/Farmington)
Search beyond the piles of snow along the South side of a building and there you will see some spring beauties of all colors. Particularly, Easter purple! (Jane Knox/Belgrade Lakes)
Search beyond the piles of snow along the south side of a building and there you will see some spring beauties of all colors. Particularly, Easter purple! (Jane Knox/Belgrade Lakes)
Don’t you think its time to take off our winter coats?! (Jane Knox/Belgrade Lakes)
Don’t you think its time to take off our winter coats?! (Jane Knox/Belgrade Lakes)
 Waiting for Spring -a view from Cape Cod Hill. (Elizabeth (Stu) Mehlin/New Sharon)
Waiting for spring: a view from Cape Cod Hill. (Elizabeth (Stu) Mehlin/New Sharon)
Edge of melting ice on Long Pond. (Elizabeth (Stu) Mehlin/New Sharon)
Edge of melting ice on Long Pond. (Elizabeth (Stu) Mehlin/New Sharon)
Amazing sunset in New Sharon (Donovan Buck/Belgrade)
Amazing sunset in New Sharon (Donovan Buck/Belgrade)
A Chickadee and a Gray Squirrel share a feeder. Who else would share with a squirrel? (Jim Knox/Wilton)
A chickadee and a gray squirrel share a feeder. Who else would share with a squirrel? (Jim Knox/Wilton)
Spring brings movement again for Deer. They have been seen near the Franklin Memorial Hospital, Farmington..in the middle of the day. (Jim Knox/Wilton)
Spring brings movement again for deer. They have been seen near the Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington, even in the middle of the day. (Jim Knox/Wilton)
Sunset Cape Cod Hill on April 3, 2015. (Darlene Power/New Sharon)
Sunset from Cape Cod Hill in New Sharon on April 3, 2015. (Darlene Power/New Sharon)
A bright full moon.  (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
A bright full moon. (© Jane Naliboff/Chesterville)
Beautiful Monday morning sunrise in Farmington (Kelly Smith/Farmington)
Beautiful morning sunrise in Farmington (Kelly Smith/Farmington)
Print Friendly, PDF & Email