Category Archives: Alaksen NWA

DNCB Outing No. 2013-27 to Tsa Tsu Heronry, Tsawwassen Ferry Port, Alaksen and Reifel

Photos by Terry, Jonathan, Marion, Glen, Roger & Ken will be added soon! I persuaded/conned my naturalist friend Justin Peter with Worldwide Quest Nature Tours to write the DNCB report for our “local” outing on Wednesday morning to the Heronry … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2013-5 Ferry Terminal to Alaksen

Twelve DNCBer’s (Roger, Lorna, Susan, Mike, Gerhard, Eleanor, Sheila, Marion, Marti, Hans-Ulf, Donna and me) enjoyed a cool Monday morning of birding at the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal, through the Ladner farm fields, and then at Alaksen National Wildlife Area (NWA).  … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-32 to Alaksen NWA

Ten participants (Roger & Mike, Ken & Anne, Kay, Gerhard, Jane, holidaying returnees Anne M and Lorna, and me) enjoyed another gorgeous BC Wednesday morning at Alaksen National Wildlife Area on Westham Island.  Check out Ken’s and other’s photos on … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-12 to Alaksen and Reifel

Nine brave souls (Lorna, Hans-Ulf, Gerhard, Roger, Mike B, John MacF, Bryan & Janet and returnee Valerie) joined me on a cold, windy, rainy Monday morning to Alaksen Wildlife Management Area (WMA) and Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  Hi-lites were: Sawhet and … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-07 Ladner/Alaksen/Reifel Island

Without Tom, or Anne, our small but determined group consisting of Eleanor, Lorna, Lorraine and Jonathan, Hans, Gerhard, Roger, Bryan and Janet, left Petra’s at 8:00am and headed for the first stop at Ferry Road and Windjammer in North Ladner … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-41 to Tsawwassen and Delta Ports

Nine birders (Hans, Lorna, Marian, Eleanor, Mike, Terry, returnee Annie K, newbie Gareth and me) spent a glorious Monday morning along the causeways to and at the two Tsawwassen Ports, Ferry and Coal/Cargo. The tide was high and the hi-lites … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2011-39 to Alaksen and Reifel

Lorna, Gerhard and I spent a miserable Monday morning at Alaksen National Wildlife Area (NWA) and Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  It rained all morning; through our often fogged up binocular we saw nothing earth-shattering.  Hi-lites were: Peregrine Falcon roosting next to … Continue reading

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