Monthly Archives: February 2014

CBC 2013 Skidegate Inlet

Meadowlarks and bluebirds are not usually seen on the Haida Gwaii bird counts; we’re more accustomed to small dark juncos, sparrows and wrens; yet those bright birds were on show for the first count of the season. A Western Meadowlark … Continue reading

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CBC Rose Spit 2013

A brisk wind swept over the spit and our eyes teared up as we tried to catch a glimpse of whatever was out there through the white-caps. The first bird over the waves was, surprisingly,  a Peregrine Falcon. It was … Continue reading

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CBC Massett 2013

Greater Massett A dawn fleet of small birds flashed over the water to land on the mudflat before it was inundated at high tide. In the mix were teal, wigeon, mallard, pintail, gadwall, and a flock of Canada Geese in … Continue reading

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