Monthly Archives: December 2015

August 28 2015 – Jaegers and Gulls

  August 28 2015 –  As predicted the rain has come, perhaps not as big a downpour as Vancouver had recently, but rain nevertheless. Shearwaters and gulls feed in the deeps and among the busy group are six Pomarine Jaegers. These big … Continue reading

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Little Brown Birds and Cranes

  August 21 2015 – It’s quiet in the woods. Most of the songbirds have left and those that are still here – chickadees, kinglets, juncos – are not singing. Our Song Sparrow family has vanished. Where once there was … Continue reading

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Geese in the Meadow

 August 14 2015 – The new moon occurs today. Its will be a ‘full sturgeon moon’ on August 29. It must be good for fish. There are lots of Three-spined Stickleback in Delkatla and they hold against the culvert currents under … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds, Loons and Swallows

On the Wing August 7 2015 A Rufous Hummingbird flew around the corner and hovered with wings outstretched like a tiny angel. That was the last we saw of it although we noticed that the hummingbird feeder was getting low. They … Continue reading

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