Category Archives: Westham Island

DNCB Outing No. 2015-51 to Alaksen and Reifel

About 15 DNCBers participated in our Tuesday outing to Alaksen National Wildlife Area (NWA) and Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  We saw lots of neat stuff, up-close-and-personal, at our “DNCB Mecca” for birding.  Check out the photo evidence by Liz, Pat, Glen, … 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. 2012-42 to Brunswick Point & Reifel Bird Sanctuary

Thirteen “lucky” DNCBer’s enjoyed another gorgeous Wednesday morning in our Delta paradise on an outing to Brunswick Point and Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  Hi-lites were: newly-arrived Western Meadowlarks and Sparrow species, roosting Peregrine Falcon and lots of other different species (e.g. … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-29 to the Ferry Terminal and Reifel

Another awesome Wednesday of Delta Nats Casual Birding at the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal and then on to our Mecca, Reifel Bird Sanctuary on Westham Island.  Fifteen participants (Ken & Anne, Jonathan & Lorraine, Marion S, Hans-Ulf & Gerhard, Roger M, … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2012-19 to Tsawwassen Ferry Port and Reifel Bird Sanctuary

Twelve birders (Roger M, Mike B, Johnny McF, Anne M, Peggy K, Sleepy Gerhard, Hans-Ulf, Eric L. and his friend Forrest R. Gump, New Brunswick Lyle, Kay G and me) enjoyed an erratic but abundant day at the Tsawwassen Ferry … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, Barn Owl, Fish Release, Reifel, TFN, Tsawwassen Ferry Port, Watershed Park, Westham Island | Leave a comment

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. 2011-49 to Ferry Port and Reifel

Six DNCBer’s (Mike, Roger, Hans, Anne M, Terry and me) enjoyed a beautiful, sunny Monday morning of birding at the Tsawwassen Ferry Port and then at Reifel Bird Sanctuary. Hi-lites were: sunrise looks at hundreds of waterfowl in the Bay … Continue reading

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