At night I walk to meet my friend the surf
Alone with me and the heron…
Or the egret…
(I should get a field guide to shore birds… 101 more words
Query: Can you see what’s hiding in the quarry?
Late this past winter I discovered a new place for birding in my own neighbourhood: Kristina Kiss Park. It really isn’t much of a park; there’s a soccer field at the northern end (Kristina Kiss is a famous Canadian soccer player from Ottawa), a playground at the southern end, and the two are connected by a footpath that runs next to what I consider its most interesting feature: a channel of water that eventually drains into the Eagleson storm water ponds. 1,160 more words