Category Archives: Virginia Rail

DNCB Outing No. 2015-37 to Boundary Bay and Reifel Bird Sanctuary

About 25 folk participated in various aspects of Wednesday’s “erratic” DNCB outing to Boundary Bay at 104th and 96th Streets, then Reifel Bird Sanctuary.  This was the alternate destination as our Mt. Baker outing (poor weather) was postponed to next … Continue reading

Posted in 104 Street, 96 Street, American Golden-Plover, American Pipit, Bald Eagle, Bank Swallow, Boundary Bay, Caspian Tern, Dunlin, House Wren, Least Sandpiper, Lincoln’s Sparrow, Merlin, Northern Harrier, Orange-crowned Warbler, Red-tailed Hawk, Redhead, Reifel, Sandhill Crane, Sora, Virginia Rail, Yellow-rumped Warbler | Leave a comment

DNCB Outing No. 2015-25 to Campbell Valley Regional Park

Photos by Ken (KB), Glen (GB), Marion (MS), Pascale & Alberto (P&A), Jim (JK), Liz (LS) & others at DNCB Picasa site Because the southeastern part of the park was visited last July, it had been decided to explore the … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, Brown Creeper, Campbell Valley, Cassin's Vireo, Cedar Waxwing, Pacific-slope Flycatcher, Purple Finch, Swainson's Thrush, Townsend’s Chipmunk, Virginia Rail, Western Wood-Pewee, Willow Flycatcher, Wilson’s Warbler, Yellow Warbler | Leave a comment

DNCB Outing No. 2015-11 to Iona Regional Park

Photos by Glen (GB), Ken (KB) and Pascale & Alberto (P&A) Almost 30 (actually 28-see names at end) DNCBer’s toured Iona Regional Park and the adjacent Sewage Lagoons on another dry and comfortable Tuesday morning.  Hi-lites included lots of Waterfowl … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing 2015-2 to Iona Regional Park

Twenty-five (WOW!) DNCBers braved the very foggy conditions on Tuesday and had a decent, not super, morning of birding at Iona Regional Park. Hi-lites were few although the White-fronted Geese and a Northern Shrike carrying prey were neat.  And lunch … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, Bald Eagle, Iona, Northern Harrier, Northern Shrike, Red-tailed Hawk, Virginia Rail, White-fronted Goose | Leave a comment

DNCB Outing No. 2014-50 Birds on the Bay

See full set of photos by Terry Carr (TC), Liz Stewart (LS) & Glen Bodie (GB) on our DNCB Picasa site More pictures from the above photographers will be added to the Report below, soon! DNCBers: I’m Baaaaack!  On a … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, American Pipit, Bald Eagle, Birds-on-the-Bay, Boundary Bay, Cammidge House, Centennial Beach, Cinnamon Teal, Eurasian Wigeon, Merlin, Red-tailed Hawk, Virginia Rail | Leave a comment

DNCB Outing No. 2014-14 to Colony Farm Regional Park, Coquitlam

Photos by Bill (BD), Bryan (BK), Jim (JK), Jonathan (JM), Ken (KB), Marion (MS), Roger (RM) & Terry (TC) Twenty-two birders (wow) enjoyed another gorgeous and productive Wednesday morning at Colony Farm Regional Park in Coquitlam. Hi-lites included: both Sora … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, American Kestrel, Colony Farm, Mountain Bluebird, Mourning Dove, Red-tailed Hawk, Sora, Virginia Rail | 1 Comment

DNCB Outing No. 2014-5 to Reifel Bird Sanctuary

Thirty plus DNCBer’s (WOW) congregated on this beautiful Monday morning for a very productive outing at Reifel Bird Sanctuary, our “DNCB Mecca”.  Hi-lites included: Great-horned and Saw-whet Owls, Rough-legged Hawk, Merlin and American Kestrel, Northern Shrike, Ring-necked Pheasant and lots … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, American Kestrel, Black Oystercatcher, Cooper's Hawk, Great Horned Owl, Harbour Seal, Merlin, Northern Saw-whet Owl, Northern Shrike, Reifel, Ring-necked Pheasant, Rough-legged Hawk, Tsawwassen Ferry Port, Virginia Rail | Leave a comment