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Wildlife Sightings-September 16th 2015

Today was a good day for creature sightings. Along the Burnaby/New Westminster border. I expect to see the Northern Flickers, Crows, Sparrows, and Chicadees. I did not expect the Coyote directly across the lane from my son and I(and the two dogs I was walking), or the two grey Doves a few blocks before that. 16 more words


Turf War

I just saw a gecko viciously battling a cockroach. Only logical conclusion; there’s a gang war going on in my house, geckos vs. roaches. Who will win? 255 more words


The local wildlife - Sean's Bunny

A few days ago, I had a wild bunny visit my yard and while it was cute ‘n all I wasn’t too happy about his lustful glances at my tender new seedlings.  202 more words


how does your garden grow?

How about a quick walk around my yard with me this morning? We’ve had some rain (still not enough, but we’ll take it!), and while I can barely keep up with the mowing, I love this time of year. 330 more words

Food, Travel, Life

Visit to Birds of Eden and Monkey Land

One of our recent family adventures was spent visiting Birds of Eden and Monkey Land, two local wildlife sanctuaries just east of Plettenberg bay. 475 more words

Nature Quest: Discovering my local patch

When I set a number of wildlife-related ‘Nature Quest‘ challenges for myself at the beginning of this year, I did not initially list… 1,298 more words

General Wildlife

Cutting the grass......

The size of the property is a total of 13 hect.so the cutting of the grass needs a tractor. Yesterday Pablo, our closest neighbour arrived with his huge tractor and cutting device. 149 more words

Aguas Blancas - Lavalleja