DNCB Outing Report No. 2019-40 to Pt. Roberts, USA

Originally posted on Delta Nats Casual Birding / Delta Naturalists Society:
Twenty-five DNCBers enjoyed a beautiful Wednesday morning of birding at several locations in Pt. Roberts, USA.  We saw lots of species, several neat and entertaining, at Lighthouse Marine Park, the Marina and Sea Bright Homes complex; check out the massive selection of photo evidence on our DNCB Flickr site. Three car loads left Petra’s at… Continue reading DNCB Outing Report No. 2019-40 to Pt. Roberts, USA

DNCB Outing 2019-39 to Iona Regional Park

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DNCB at Iuna – photo by Noreen Rudd THREE Reports this week!!  From Anne Murray, Roger Meyer & Tom Bearss, just back from his golfing trip to Newfoundland. From Tom:  Thirty (Wow!) DNCBers enjoyed another beautiful Wednesday morning of birding in Iona Regional Park.  We saw lots of neat species including shorebirds, warblers (some being… Continue reading DNCB Outing 2019-39 to Iona Regional Park

DNCB Birds on the Bay Outing No. 2019-38 in Boundary Bay Regional Park

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With Tom still whooping it up in Newfoundland, and Roger and Terry off gallivanting somewhere, I was designated to lead today’s quarterly Birds on the Bay walk in Boundary Bay Regional Park, meeting at 9.00 am.  We had a great group, 23 in all, including several newbies, and gorgeous calm, sunny weather, though the sky… Continue reading DNCB Birds on the Bay Outing No. 2019-38 in Boundary Bay Regional Park

DNCB Outing 2019-37 to Mt. Baker, WA

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Twelve DNCBers enjoyed a spectacular outing to Mt Baker in Washington. Besides the scenery and flowers, highlights were an American Dipper, 25 American Pipits, 2 Red-breasted Sapsuckers and a Mountain Goat with one horn (a unicorn?).  We did not see any other animals but we heard Pikas.  Check out the photo evidence at our DNCB… Continue reading DNCB Outing 2019-37 to Mt. Baker, WA

DNCB Outing No. 2019-36 to Sidney Spit National Park

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Twenty plus DNCBers enjoyed a spectacular outing to, from and on Sidney Island, the Gulf Islands National Park. We had some superb sightings, including rare species, on a gorgeous Wednesday in BC.  Check out the pictorial evidence on our DNCB Flickr site. Fifteen DNCBers met on the 7:00 am “Free” ferry to Swartz Bay.  The… Continue reading DNCB Outing No. 2019-36 to Sidney Spit National Park

DNCB Outing No. 2019-35 to Boundary Bay Trail at 104th St.

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Fourteen DNCBers braved the clouds then rain along the Boundary Bay Regional Park trail at 104th  Street.  Not a great morning for our photogs, but check out the photo evidence on our DNCB Flickr site. Some left Petra’s at 7:30 am, others joined the outing at the Delta Airpark entrance to the BBRP trail at… Continue reading DNCB Outing No. 2019-35 to Boundary Bay Trail at 104th St.

DNCB Outing No. 2019-34 to Maplewood Flats Conservation Area

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Seventeen DNCBers enjoyed a warm, sunny Wednesday morning wandering the trails of Maplewood Flats Conservation Area in North Vancouver.  We saw some neat species, met some neat folk, and had an enjoyable pub lunch. Check out the photo evidence on our DNCB Flickr site (more coming). Ten of us car-pooled nicely in two vehicles from… Continue reading DNCB Outing No. 2019-34 to Maplewood Flats Conservation Area

DNCB Outing No. 2019-33 to Burnaby Lake

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On Wednesday morning, twenty-one DNCBers enjoyed a glorious and productive walk around Burnaby Lake Regional Park.  Check out the beaut photos of the birds (some rare), animals, flowers and people on our DNCB Flickr site. Some left Petra’s at 7:30 am and, following Roger’s infamous, circuitous “short cut” through Burnaby, we all met at the… Continue reading DNCB Outing No. 2019-33 to Burnaby Lake

DNCB Outing No. 2019-32 to Blackie Spit and Elgin Heritage Park

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See photos at our DNCB Flickr site Twenty-nine folk (yes 29) enjoyed another glorious Wednesday morning in South Surrey at Blackie Spit and Elgin Heritage Parks.  Check out the beaut photo evidence of the birds, flora and participants on our DNCB Flickr site. Some from Petra’s, others from wherever in the lower mainland, we all… Continue reading DNCB Outing No. 2019-32 to Blackie Spit and Elgin Heritage Park