Monthly Archives: April 2011

DNCB Outing No. 2011-17 to Alaksen NWA and Reifel Bird Sanctuary

Twelve participants (see “To” list for names), including a visiting couple from Slovenia, enjoyed a pleasant sunny Wednesday morning of casual birding through south Ladner to Alaksen National Wildlife Area (NWA) and Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  Hi-lites were: four White-fronted Geese … Continue reading

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Delta Nats “Birds on the Bay” Outing No. 2011-16 in Boundary Bay Regional Park

About 20 participants (including several non-Deltans from West Van, Burnaby, etc) enjoyed a beautiful Wednesday morning of birding on Delta Nats Spring “Birds on the Bay” outing in Boundary Bay Regional Park (BBRP). Hi-lites of the 2 ½ hour walk … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-15 to Iona RP

Eight birders (Bill & Mary, Lorna, Terry, Jim, Mike) joined me this morning on an uncharacteristically sunny Monday morning outing to Iona Regional Park and the next door Sewage Lagoons.  Even Roger showed up for a cameo appearance before he … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-14 to Kings Links Golf Course

Lorna and I spent another miserable Monday morning birding near the dike around Boundary Bay at 72nd and 64th Streets.  The rain pis.ed down and the wind was colder than a witch’s t.t  (Excuse my language, but I hope you … Continue reading

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