Monthly Archives: August 2013

DNCB Outing No. 2013-34 to Blackie Spit

More Photos will be added SOON! Sixteen DNCBers enjoyed another glorious and productive Wednesday morning at Blackie Spit in South Surrey.  The rain held off and it turned out to be warm, almost muggy.  Hi-lites included: Long-billed Curlew, Marbled Godwit, … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing Report No. 2013-33 to Manning Provincial Park

Fifteen DNCBers enjoyed another glorious Wednesday morning on our annual “away” outing to Manning Provincial Park (MP).  Hi-lites included: Townsend’s Warblers, hand-feeding Clark’s Nutcrackers, Whiskey Jacks and Ground Squirrels, beautiful Wildflowers, spectacular scenery and idyllic walks through old-growth forest, along … Continue reading

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Delta Nats Display Events – Starry Night and Richmond Raptor Festival

Your Delta Naturalists’ Society was busy this past weekend participating with its hands-on, educational and entertaining Display at two events, Metro Vancouver Parks Starry Night at Deas Island Park on Saturday evening, August 17 and then again on Sunday, August … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2013-32 to Deer Lake Park, Burnaby

Photos by Marion S, Tony M & Marian P Click on any photo to see large version Sixteen DNCBers enjoyed a rare muggy Wednesday morning of birding at Deer Lake Park, a new destination for many of us.  Incredible local … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2013-31 to Boundary Bay and Serpentine Fen

Photos will be added to this Blog soon! Fifteen DNCBers enjoyed another glorious Wednesday morning in our corner of BC paradise.  We started at the dike on Boundary Bay at 104th Street looking for newly arrived Shorebirds and then wandered … Continue reading

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