November 7th to 10th 2017
We enjoyed our usual walks at the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada.
A young Rabbit ignored us while checking out the edge of the pathway.
Anna’s Hummingbirds are a resident and often seen at the Rotary Interpretive Centre feeders.
A White-throated Sparrow put in an appearance near the Salwein Creek bridge.
Golden-crowned Sparrows were seen in several areas.
Dark-eyed Juncos are visiting for the winter.
One of the resident Bald Eagles flew past.
The South Lagoon was crowded with many species of ducks.
The North Lagoon was frozen near the East Bird Blind.
A female Hooded Merganser was seen.
A Common Goldeneye was seen as well.
Common Mergansers were seen on the North Lagoon.
Buffleheads were seen on both lagoons.
Ring-necked Ducks were seen on both lagoons.
Quite a few Lesser Scaups were visiting on both lagoons.
Wood Ducks were seen as usual, as they are a permanent resident.
November 07 Cloudy 34F (1.1C) Wind Chill 27F (-2.7C) Afternoon 40.8F (4.8C)
November 08 Cloudy/Windy 42F (5.5C) Wind Chill 37F (2.7C) Afternoon 47.2F (8.4C)
November 09 Cloudy 44F (6.6C) Wind Chill 40F (4.4C) Afternoon 46.2F (7.8C)
November 10 Clear 41F (5C) Afternoon 54.5F (12.5C)
We enjoyed chatting with Diane, Warner, Elan with Lady, Charlie with Jack, Sue, Alyson with Chesney, Christa, as well as Janet, Ann and Hazel doing a bird count for the Great Blue Heron Nature Society on the trails. We stopped in at the Rotary Interpretive Centre Gift Shop for a nice visit with Billie and Dick.
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