Monthly Archives: June 2016

DNCB Outing No. 2016-26 to Campbell Valley Regional Park

More photos at the DNCB Picasa site. While their beloved leader was at home nursing the wound received the previous day as he languished on that cold steel table in the big house – rapid healing be upon him – … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing Report No. 2016-25 to Maplewood Flats

Nineteen DNCBers (names at end of this report) enjoyed a beautiful weekly Wednesday walk on the renovated trails of Maplewood Flats Conservation Area in North Vancouver.  We were accompanied and led by renowned Maplewood’s expert, Derek Killby, a Director of … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2016-24 to Pitt Lake

About 22 (I lost count; guesstimate participant list at end) DNCBers enjoyed some beautiful vistas and interesting sightings on our Wednesday morning walk in the Pitt-Addington Marsh Wildlife Management Area.  Check out lots of photos on our DNCB Picasa site. … Continue reading

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DNCB Birds-on-the-Bay Outing No. 2016-23 in Boundary Bay Regional Park

About 25 participants, including lots of Newbies, enjoyed our quarterly Birds on the Bay (BOTB) outing this morning in Boundary Bay Regional Park (BBRP).  There are not a plethora of birds in BBRP in June, it being nesting time and … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2016-22 to Surrey Bend Regional Park

At about 8:30 on another great Wednesday morning, twenty two DNC Birding Brigaders began assembling in the parking lot of Surrey Bend Regional Park, a new destination – although some in the group had explored a gravel access track, now called … Continue reading

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