Monthly Archives: May 2012

DNCB Outing No. 2012-25 to Richmond’s Terra Nova Park

We started with eight (Ken & Anne, Mike B, PB Lorna, Kay G, Peggy K, Terry C and me) and picked up newbie Mary “bugam” Bragg at Terry Nova Park in Richmond.  It was raining while we visited the Caspian … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-24 to Grant Narrows Park

Seven birders (Lorna, Kay, Marion S, rookie Jane K, Eric L, Anne M and me) got drenched on this morning’s “away” outing to beautiful Grant Narrows Regional Park (now operated by the Katzie Development Corp.) at Pitt Lake.  Hi-lites included: … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-23 to Ladner South Arm Marsh Park

Eleven birders (Anne M, Marion S, Hans-Ulf, Lorna, Ken B, Kay G, Eric L, Jimmy “Red Socks” Ronback, Jonathan & Lorraine and me) spent a glorious Wednesday morning wandering around the South Arm Marsh Park in Ladner. Hi-lites were good … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-22 to Queen Elizabeth Park

Five eager birders met a Petra’s: Mike, Lorna, Eleanor, Kay and Roger, and drove to Little Mountain where we met with Annie K, Marion S, and Brian and Janet in the parking lot by the Rose Garden on the north … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-21 to the North Forty Park

Nineteen insatiable birders showed up on a rainy Wednesday morning at Beach Grove Park and then the “North 40” (aka the war-time air base and Vancouver Wireless Station from 1941 to 1971 when it closed).  We were: Roger M, Mike … Continue reading

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