Articles by Gudrun Keszoecze

 
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Spring Spruce Up – Trail Day at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on May 05, 2014, at 3:53 p.m.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Gate 1 Hudson Road (Rt.43), Old Town, Maine For more information: 2079449249; hirundomaine.org Bring a friend, lunch, clippers, pruners and/or lopping shears if you have them, and dress for the weather. Enjoy the day at Hirundo with …
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Spring Full Moon Paddle at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on May 05, 2014, at 3:36 p.m.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 35 Hudson Road (Gate 3), Alton , Maine For more information: 2079449249; hirundomaine.org First Full Moon Paddle of the season along Pushaw Stream with Hirundo Staff and resident beavers, muskrats and otters. Meet at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, …
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Woodcock Walk at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on April 21, 2014, at 6:33 p.m.
Friday, May 9, 2014 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt 43, Gate 1, Old Town, Maine For more information: 2079449249; hirundomaine.org You know spring arrived when you hear the peent of the woodcock. Wait; there is more than just the nasal sound! Join Daniel McAuley, Research …
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Mothers on the Water – Canoe Trip at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on April 15, 2014, at 1:32 p.m.
Sunday, May 11, 2014 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 35 Hudson Road (Gate 3), Old Town, Maine For more information: 2079449249; hirundomaine.org Celebrating Mothers on May 11 with a women only canoe trip from 11:00 am to around 2:00 pm (or so). Bring lunch, water and …
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FrogWatch USA Monitor Training at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on April 15, 2014, at 11:02 a.m.
Saturday, April 26, 2014 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Gate 1 Hudson Road (Rt.43), Old Town, Maine For more information: 2079449249; hirundomaine.org Do you like frogs? Want to Take Care of them and Help them? Hirundo Wildlife Refuge is looking for volunteers to form the Lower …
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Rescheduled – Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on March 18, 2014, at 2:51 p.m.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge , 15 Hudson Road, Alton , Maine For more information: 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Old Town/Alton – Join us for Annual Trail Day at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, May 10 from 8 AM – 12 PM or and …
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Beyond the Backyard – Introduction to Birding at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on March 18, 2014, at 2:48 p.m.
Saturday, April 19, 2014 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.Saturday, April 26, 2014 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge , 15 Hudson Road, Alton , Maine For more information: 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Old Town – Have you ever wondered how to identify a bird you have just seen? Do …
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TICK CHECK! A Program on Human Insect-Borne Diseases

By Gudrun Keszoecze on March 18, 2014, at 2:43 p.m.
Saturday, April 5, 2014 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Maine Forest Service , 87 Airport Road , Old Town , Maine Hirundo Wildlife Refuge Old Town/Alton and Penobscot Valley Chapter of Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine are offering “Tick Check”, a program on human insect-borne diseases on Saturday, …

WINTER FAMILY DAY – Rescheduled

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Feb. 18, 2014, at 4:10 p.m.
Sunday, March 9, 2014 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 15 Hudson Road, Alton, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 2074857455; hirundomaine.org Hirundo Wildlife Refuge’s first Winter Family Day offers a great line-up of programs and activities for all ages and abilities. For information call 944-9259 or …

Owl Walk at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Feb. 06, 2014, at 11:39 a.m.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 6:38 p.m. to 6:38 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Gate 1 Hudson Road (Rt.43), Old Town, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Presented by local bird guide, Paul Markson. Before the walk in the dark forest Paul will explain what makes owls such extraordinary …

Owl Walk at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Feb. 06, 2014, at 11:36 a.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Gate 1 Hudson Road (Rt.43), Old Town, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Presented by local bird guide, Paul Markson. Before the walk in the dark forest Paul will explain what makes owls such extraordinary …

CANCELED: Winter Family Day at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Jan. 27, 2014, at 4:38 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt 43, Gate 1, Old Town, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszocze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Hirundo Wildlife Refuge’s first Winter Family Day offers a great line-up of programs and activities for all ages and abilities. Karen Francoeur of …

Valentine’s Day Full Moon Guided Hike

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Jan. 27, 2014, at 4:35 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt 43, Gate 1, Old , Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Looking for a unique experience on Valentine’s Day? Share a hike in the moonlight with your special person at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge. We …

Snowshoeing adventure on Groundhog Day

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Jan. 20, 2014, at 4:15 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt 43, Gate 1, Old Town, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Introduction to the secret life of the groundhog followed by snowshoeing excursion to find its burrow. Bring snowshoes, weather permitting. Meet at Parker …

“Three Restoration Projects in Maine: Eagles, Rivers and Chestnuts”

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Jan. 13, 2014, at 6:16 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Old Town Museum, 353 Main Streer, Old Town, ME For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org In this exciting talk presenter Bucky Owen will cover the amazing recovery of American Bald Eagles, the status of the restoration of the Penobscot …
Group underway

Snowshoeing and forest exploration

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Jan. 10, 2014, at 8:05 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt. 43- Hudson Road - Gate 1, Old Town, ME For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Snowshoeing and forest exploration – Sunday, Jan 26, 2014 1 p.m. Snowshoeing is an excellent way of exploring the outdoors, …

Winter Ecology: Animal Signs

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Jan. 10, 2014, at 5:02 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt. 43- Hudson Road - Gate 1, Old Town, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszocze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org OLD TOWN, Maine — Join wildlife ecologist Bucky Owen, as he snowshoes along a section of Hirundo’s seven-mile trail system. …
Former squirrel cache

Cancelled: Winter Ecology: Animal Signs due to inclement weather

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Dec. 30, 2013, at 5:46 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, Rt. 43- Hudson Road - Gate 1, Old Town, ME For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 207-944-9259; hirundomaine.org Rescheduled for Saturday, Jan 25, 2014 1 p.m. OLD TOWN, Maine — Join wildlife ecologist Bucky Owen, as he snowshoes …
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Winter hours at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Dec. 02, 2013, at 8:02 p.m.
OLD TOWN, Maine — Hirundo Wildlife Refuge will transition from fall hours, which are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday; to winter hours of 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday-Sunday, beginning Dec. 16, at Gate 1, weather permitting. Parking is available at Gate 1 and Gate 3 throughout the winter. All trails are open …

Reading the Forested Landscape at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge-Sunday, December 8 at 1 PM

By Gudrun Keszoecze on Nov. 13, 2013, at 1:32 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 15 Hudson Road, Alton, Maine For more information: Gudrun Keszöcze; 2079449259; hirundomaine.org OLD TOWN, Maine — Did you ever wonder about the historic use of your land? The forest offers tell-tale signs for those who know how …
 
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