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Trumpeter Swan Counts 2016/2017

Mar. 21,2017: TRUS adults 810 Juv. 190 Total 1000 19 swan counters gathered at Plates after the count. Another dead swan was found. Other birds reported include Peregrine Falcon, Northern Shrike, and Yellow-rumped Warblers. Mar. 14, 2017: TRUS adults 1041 … Continue reading

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Bird Outing Report: Courtenay Airpark, Mar. 16,2017

Today,March 16th, 10 birders spent a pleasant morning at Courtenay Airpark and Riverway and found 30 species. A highlight was a great view of an Anna’s Hummingbird on her nest. Canada Goose Trumpeter Swan American Wigeon Eurasian Wigeon Mallard Green-winged … Continue reading

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Bird Outing Report: Kye Bay, Mar. 9,2017

March 9, six birders spent a cold but otherwise pleasant morning at Point Holmes and Kye Bay. The herring fleet was actively harvesting off Point Holmes. Although the number of species was low (16 species), there were thousands of gulls … Continue reading

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Guest Speakers: AGM & Panel Discussion, Sun. Feb. 19,2017

The Annual General Meeting of Comox Valley Nature will be held on February 19 at 7:00 pm sharp in the Florence Filberg Centre. The AGM will feature a panel discussion consisting of four well-known environmentalists from the Comox Valley. The … Continue reading

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