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duck, duck

Found some new (to me) visitors at the high school swimming pool. Actually it’s a field across from the school that floods every winter. ;) 10 more words


Mr. Teal

Although the swampy area of the park was dominated by American black ducks, one little Green-winged teal (Anas crecca) seemed to feel right at home among them. 11 more words


Starting from Scratch ~ part 2 [#6 to #11]

This is Part 2 of my trip to Burnaby Lake on the first full day of spring.  As I said before it was a short trip, but did get almost a dozen birds to start my official tallying. 587 more words


Dawson Creek Park

Today I graduated from the waterfowl ID for beginners class at Audubon. Life beyond mallards is good.

I’m still a novice birder, but some tricks are beginning to stick like, where’s the white on the duck? 228 more words

Birding Trips

Green-winged Teal in early March

I haven’t seen one for a while, so I was happy this morning when I spotted this male Green-winged Teal (Anas crecca) at… 21 more words