Category Archives: 64 Street

DNCB Outing Report No. 2012-54 to 64th St. Dike and Reifel

Six brave souls (Susan, Lorna, Marion, Marti, Ken and me) enjoyed a dry and surprisingly nice Monday morning of birding on the dike at 64th Street, then at Reifel Bird sanctuary.  Hi-lites were: some neat Warblers, Saw-whet and Snowy Owls … Continue reading

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Report on DNCB Outing No. 2012-52 to BBRP and the Dike at 72nd & 64th Streets

I’m baaaaack!!!  Nine DNCBer’s (Lorna, Gerhard, Paul and home-schooled daughter Quinn, Sheila, Kay, Ken, Roger and me) met at Petra’s last Wednesday, December 5 for my first DNCB outing since returning from 7+ weeks holidaying in Western Australia.  Hi-lites of our outing to … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-51 72nd Street Boundary Bay

As usual with a local outing, the group of  ten birding enthusiasts met at Petra’s to decide on the day’s destination.  If not for Sheila’s decision-making we would probably still be sitting there… “72nd it is” she says, and off we went.  The … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-47 to 64th and 72nd Streets on the Dike

Seven Casual Birders (Hans, Roger, Mike, Jonathan & Lorraine, Terry and me; Kay apparently cannot tell time so she missed us and birded alone at Boundary Bay Park) enjoyed a beautiful, sunny Monday morning along the Boundary Bay dike path … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-21 to Boundary Bay dike and North 40

Eight participants (Roger, Lorna, Anne, Hans-Ulf, Mike, Eleanor, Jimmy and me – names mentioned at our Guru Anne’s request because we forgot the obligatory Group photo) enjoyed a very comfortable morning of birding along the Boundary Bay dike and at … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-14 to Kings Links Golf Course

Lorna and I spent another miserable Monday morning birding near the dike around Boundary Bay at 72nd and 64th Streets.  The rain pis.ed down and the wind was colder than a witch’s t.t  (Excuse my language, but I hope you … Continue reading

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Tom’s Report on Casual Birding outing #60

We were seven today (Valerie, Anne, Don & Rochelle, John sans Kay, Hans-Ulf and me) on a rainy morning, but it turned warmer and dryer as the morning progressed.  Our first stop was Kings Links Golf Course (where I “work”) … Continue reading

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