Monthly Archives: May 2017

DNCB Outing No. 2017-21 to Little Campbell Hatchery and A Rocha

More photos by Glen Bodie (GB), Jack MacDonald (JMacD), Jim Kneesch (JK), Ken Borrie (KB), Pat Smart (PS), Terry Carr (TC) at our DNCB Flickr site At least 22 DNCBers enjoyed a fantastic outing on Wednesday in Surrey, visiting the … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2017-20 to Burnaby Lake

More photos by Chris McVittie (CMcV), Jack MacDonald (JMacD), Jim Kneesch (JK), Maureen Sinilaid (MS), Pat Smart (PS), Glen Bodie (GB), Terry Carr (TC), Roger Meyer (RM) & Ken Borrie (KB) at our DNCB Flickr site More photos of this … Continue reading

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BBRP – Swallow Box Activity Report

by Chris McVittie (May 23, 2017) Swallow eggs, taken with endoscope (CMcV) These last few days, I have either opened or used an endoscope to check the boxes.  Up until this opening I have just observed nest box activity [on a … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2017-19A in Brisbane, Australia

            Powerful Owl (AM) A cast of two participated in an “away” outing in Brisbane, Australia on Thursday (local time). We also lucked out on some beaut sightings. Two of us car-pooled from South Bank at 7:30 am, with Brian … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2017-19 to Colony Farm

DNCB at Colony Farm (RM)  (click on photo to enlarge) A cast of “thousands” participated in our away outing to Colony Farm Regional Park (CF) in Coquitlam on Wednesday. The decent weather and prospect of some neat sightings brought out … Continue reading

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2017-18A Mother’s Day Tea with the Birds

Someone must have appeased the weather gods; Mother’s Day was a bit cool and windy, but the sun was shining, making it a very pleasant day for the annual Tea with the Birds. Estimates varied but there were 80 to … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2017-18 to Queen Elizabeth Park, Vancouver

DNCB at Queen Elizabeth Park (RM) More photos of this Outing are on our Flickr website at: http://www.flickr.com/groups/dncb, then click the magnifying glass icon in the “Photo Pool” row, and add 2017-18 to “DNCB Photos” in the Search box at … Continue reading

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