Category Archives: Northern Saw-whet Owl

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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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 #2011-7 Reifel Island

Once again, abandoned by Captain Tom, the crew was left to fend for themselves.  A not too promising morning brought out the valiant Lorna, Bill, Mary, Valerie, Marion, Anne, Roger and Mike.  Because of the weather, the group decided on a direct … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing #2011-1 to Reifel Bird Sanctuary

Sixteen birders in a convoy of six vehicles spent a gorgeous, clear and sunny Monday morning (Jan. 3) travelling the farmers’ fields of Ladner, then Westham Island and then at Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  They like their names in print: Roger, … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing #123 to Reifel and Alaksen

DNCB’s: I’m baaack! after 6 glorious weeks holidaying in Western Australia, with friends and relies. Nine birders (Rick & Marg, Lorna, Roger, Terry, Anne, Hans-Ulf, Jimmy and me) enjoyed an almost sunny and raptor-filled Monday morning (Dec 13) at Reifel … Continue reading

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