Category Archives: Terra Nova

DNCB Outing Report 2019-50 to Terra Nova Park, Richmond

Lucky thirteen DNCBers enjoyed a dry, productive and enjoyable Tuesday morning of birding at Terra Nova Park in Richmond.  David recorded 37 species seen (see his eBird list below.)  Check out the brilliant photo evidence on our DNCB Flickr site. … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2018-49 to Terra Nova Park, Richmond

Check out the photo evidence on our DNCB Flickr site. A large group of keen Delta Nats birders gathered on a frosty morning in the Terra Nova parking lot.  Despite the chilly morning, it was beautifully sunny, perfect for finding birds, and … Continue reading

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DNCB 2018-45A birding trip around Fraser delta with Pender Islanders

November 5, 2018 Pender Island birdwatchers Bob Vergette, Julie Johnston, Roz Kempe and son Nick joined Chris, Glen, Jack and I for a full day of birdwatching in the delta on Monday November 5.  The group had intended to meet … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2017-44 to Terra Nova Park, Richmond

More photos at our DNCB Flickr site Eighteen DNCBers spent a cold but dry Tuesday morning at Terra Nova Park in Richmond.  It was a particularly successful outing with several rare and photogenic sightings (e.g. Red Crossbills, Rough-legged Hawk, etc.).  … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2016-46 to Terra Nova, Richmond

Photos posted at our DNCB Flickr site It started out with light rain so it was surprising to find 10 members huddled over their coffee in Petra’s this morning.  Leaving at 7:30, even using the HOV lane, the trip took … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2015-46 to Terra Nova Park

Only six hardy souls braved the elements on Tuesday on our outing to Terra Nova Park in Richmond.  We saw a few birds and other neat stuff (e.g. Perigeal Raft); check out Pascale’s i-phone photos on our DNCB Picasa site. … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2015-4 to Terra Nova Park in Richmond

Twenty-five DNCBers enjoyed a very mild (~14 degrees) and pleasantly dry Tuesday morning wandering around the rejuvenated Terra Nova Park (TNP) in Richmond.  Lots of neat bird sightings including a rarely seen Common Teal.  Check out the photo evidence on … Continue reading

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DNS Display at Richmond Raptor Festival, Terra Nova Park

On Sunday, August 17, Delta Nats participated in the annual Richmond Raptor Festival.  Similar to the previous Ladner Animal Expo and Starry Night events, we used Roger’s van to cart our Display material to Terra Nova Park.  This event runs … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2014-4 to Terra Nova Park in Richmond

Sixteen DNCBers spent a foggy Monday morning at the newly-furbished Terra Nova Park in Richmond.  The birding was quiet, but we did have a few moments of excitement. Eight of us (Mike with PB Lorna, Hans and Roger, and Anne … Continue reading

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Delta Nats Display Events – Starry Night and Richmond Raptor Festival

Your Delta Naturalists’ Society was busy this past weekend participating with its hands-on, educational and entertaining Display at two events, Metro Vancouver Parks Starry Night at Deas Island Park on Saturday evening, August 17 and then again on Sunday, August … Continue reading

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