Category Archives: Nestbox

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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BBRP Fall Nestbox Report Oct. 6, 2016

Bird Nest Boxes in Boundary Bay Regional Park The Delta Naturalists Society maintains about 30 Bird Nest Boxes in Boundary Bay Regional Park.  These are primarily for Tree Swallows.  There is also one Barn Owl box in a remote area … Continue reading

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DNS Barn Owl Box “Tour” at King’s Links

This morning, Nov. 12, 2015, the Fab Four, Peter Ward, Ken Hall, Gareth Pugh and I toured the Kings Links Golf Course and decided on a spot to install the “Cadillac” Barn Owl Box that Peter and his friends made.  … Continue reading

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Delta Naturalists Bird Box Summary – November 2015

The original of this Bird Box Summary can be Downloaded (MS Word document, 6 pages) Report by Jack MacDonald Photos by Terry Carr, Jack MacDonald, Pete Blair, Peter Ward, and Geoffrey Hacker. Overview The Barn Owl box at Boundary Bay … Continue reading

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Delta Nats Barn Owl Box Report

Our two Barn Owl Boxes in Boundary Bay and North 40 Parks were checked this March and neither was occupied.  However, there were positive signs. Photos, and videos, by Roger Meyer Click on any photo to see larger version Boundary … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2014-9 to Delta Heritage AirPark and North Forty Park

Eleven hardy, or silly, DNCBers spent a miserable, rainy Monday morning walking the dike path at Delta Heritage AirPark (104th St.) and then in the North Forty “Dog” Park (near Boundary Bay Airport).  Check out the photo evidence when Roger … Continue reading

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Spring Preparation of Delta Nats BBRP Bird Boxes

Photos by Donna Thomson (DT), Roger Meyer (RM), Terry Carr (TC) & Peter Ward (PW) Nine committed Delta Nats showed up at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at the 12th St. parking lot of BBRP to assist in the … Continue reading

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