Monthly Archives: April 2013

DNCB Outing No. 2013-16 to Point Roberts, USA

Photos by Marion S & Ken B – click on photo to see larger version It was a glorious Wednesday morning as Lucky 13 DNCBers (PB Lorna, Photog Marion, Second-timer Kirsten, “Sick Day” Deborah, Scope Bearer Mike, Bird Book Back-up … Continue reading

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Watershed Creek Fish Release event at Watershed Park, Delta

This morning’s Bird Walk at Watershed Park was on the occasion of the 11th Annual Watershed Creek Fish Release event.  The eclectic group of parents, kids and near-parents, which grew to around 33 participants (not counting a couple which looked … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2013-15 to Stanley Park

Photos by Marion Shikaze Sixteen birders got lots of walking exercise wandering around Stanley Park on a beautiful Wednesday morning.  We were: Bryan & Janet, Ken & Anne, Marion and newbie Kirsten, Roger, Kay, PB Lorna, Mike, Biker Ron, Donna, … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2013-14 to Iona Regional Park

Six DNCB weirdoes (PB Lorna, Kay, Bryan & Janet, Donna and me) spent Wednesday morning in the pouring rain at Iona Regional Park.  Lots of hi-lites including: Ruddy Ducks, Virginia Rail (seen), Canvasbacks, colourful warblers and more.  Check out Bryan’s … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2013-13 to Maplewood Flats Conservation Area

Lucky thirteen birders (Roger, Hans-Ulf, Lorna, Jane, Kay, Donna, Janet, Sheila, Jonathan & Lorraine, Mike, newbie Gus and me) enjoyed another gorgeous Easter Monday morning at Maplewood Flats Conservation Area in North Vancouver.  Hi-lites included: FOY Yellow-rumped Warbler, Evening Grosbeaks, … Continue reading

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