Category Archives: Birding

Bird Outing Report: Tsolum River Flats, Apr. 23, 2015

Thanks to the shelter of the trees along the trails behind the curling rink we managed to stay relatively dry this morning. 11 birders had 18 species. No particular highlights – just nice spring arrivals and singing despite the weather. … Continue reading

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Bird Outing Report: Courtenay Airpark, Mar.26, 2015

Five birders met at the Airpark for the Thursday Walk. There was no rain, not a lot of wind, and even a bit of sun. 31 species were recorded . Highlight was the female Ruddy Duck that has spent the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Spring Bird Count, May 3rd

Sunday May 3rd. (Club event). Spring Bird Count

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Bird Outing Report: Qualicum, Mar. 12,2015

Once again, 11 birders went to look for concentrations of waterbirds feeding on herring spawn – and we were successful! We went south to Qualicum Bay, Little Qualicum estuary, and Columbia Beach and had thousands of gulls and seaducks at … Continue reading

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