Monthly Archives: March 2012

Amherst Island – Owls and more

Great time out on Amherst Island, Lake Ontario, to the south of Ottawa with Tony Beck and his tour company ‘Always an Adventure’. Big hope was owls and we got three species – Short and Long Eared and Snowy. No … Continue reading

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Dows Lake, Ottawa

This urban water feature might become a bit of a local patch. Song Sparrows and a Muskrat yesterdays highlight. The rat crossed the ice being dive bombed by five American Crows but it eventually settled on the bank near me … Continue reading

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Dancing Eagles

Sorting out some images and I remembered that before I left Lewis I was treated to the spectacle of a pair of White tailed Eagles skydancing at Eisgein Estate. A real treat as they swirl, roll tumble and grapple. Here … Continue reading

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St Patricks Day in Canada

I flew into Montreal and after too little sleep it was time to have a wander. First stop though was to get some food and see if we could get a better look at some of the burdz downtown. Soon … Continue reading

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For posterity

41 – part of 71 today

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Larid moments

Out all day today doing a goose count, but the highlight came in larid form at Ardroil. Uig. First Lesser Black backed Gull of the year (spring is here!) and a stunning 3rd year Kumlien’s Gull. Tasty.

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