Quoddy Nature Notes ~ White footed Mouse

Mice are fun things to study, especially during this time of year. It seems like in the attic or garage one can sometimes bump into a mouse or two.

Quoddy Nature Notes – Food

QUODDY NATURE NOTES Food                 There is much activity in the natural world going on in the Quoddy region this time of year.  Late spring welcomes the end of the starving winter, and most animals are not only concerned with replenishing their fat reserves but establishing new generations.  It’s interesting that sometimes these work hand […]

Deer Mouse Family – Pembroke (Map 27)

At a Pathfinder’s walk at Morong Cove on Sept 11, we found Momma Deer mouse and four of her nearly full grown offspring setting up shop in the sign-in box. By the size of her one could guess that there will be more youngsters soon.

Quoddy Nature News – Outfoxed By a Mouse

by Fred Gralenski Maine has two types of jumping mice, the Meadow Jumping mouse, Zapus hudsonius, and the Woodland Jumping mouse, Napaeozapus insignis.  These are not unique to the area but are unique to the northern half of the Northern hemisphere, both here and in the old world.  Jumping mice are little critters tipping the […]