The Faulkner Island Tern camera is a partnership with Menunkatuck Audubon Society, The Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Preserve (McKinney NWR), and Faulkner’s Light Brigade. Funded by a grant from the Guilford Foundation the Webcam records activities of seals and birds on the rocky north spit of the island. Click here to view http://menunkatuck.org/conservation/falkner-island-cameras/tern.
At our September open house photographer buffs were invited to tour the island, shoot pictures and enter there photos in the Annual Faulkner’s Island open house contest. The weather was very cooperative and the sunset beautiful as you can see from the winning photos. Photos were submitted to the Faulkners Light Brigade Board of Directors for selection of the winners.
This year’s winners of the Open House photo contest are:
First Place – Photo by Chris Flick
Don’t miss our January Lecture Series at the Guilford Library January 20, 7pm on the restoration and 38th voyage of the whaler,Charles W. Morgan. [Read more…]
Friends of Outer Island have posted a slide show of recent work repairs and upgrades on the island, including retrieval of the nesting boxes. Take a look! Click on this link https://picasaweb.google.com/Paddlecacher/FaulknerSIsland?authkey=Gv1sRgCLWxkLb2i4eqxgE&feat=email#slideshow/6069854044116960402