Monthly Archives: December 2011

DNCB Outing No. 2011-51 Brunswick Point

Considering how close it was to Christmas we had a good turnout on a chilly, damp morning.  Ken and Anne, Anne Murray, Mike, Alan, Kay, Donna, Tom and Roger met at Petra’s to decide on the morning’s venture.  Due to … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-50 Birds-on-the-Bay in BBRP

About 20 participants enjoyed a cool and overcast (but dry) morning at Boundary Bay Regional Park on the quarterly Delta Nats Casual Birds-on-the-Bay outing. Hi-lites were the Brant Geese, a brilliant Hooded Merganser, some almost-interesting chatter, and a delicious gourmet … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-49 to Ferry Port and Reifel

Six DNCBer’s (Mike, Roger, Hans, Anne M, Terry and me) enjoyed a beautiful, sunny Monday morning of birding at the Tsawwassen Ferry Port and then at Reifel Bird Sanctuary. Hi-lites were: sunrise looks at hundreds of waterfowl in the Bay … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-48 White Rock Pier/Blackie Spit/72nd

Even with a cold morning we had a large turnout at Petra’s.  Without our leader, Tom (we had fun coming up with imaginative excuses he may have had for abandoning us…we won’t print Hans’s winner), we decided to drive directly … Continue reading

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