Monthly Archives: February 2012

Mallards, Geese, and Mute Swans on the Moira River

Feb. 26, 2012 Sometimes we don’t have to look any further than our own backyard to find beautiful birds to watch. In this case I’m talking about the Moira River that runs through downtown Belleville. Those of us who live … Continue reading

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A Merlin, a Northern Shrike, and a Mountain Bluebird.

February 20, 2012 Happy Family Day! I hope you are all enjoying some quality time today with your family, your friends, your backyard birds, or whatever brings a smile to your face and warms your heart. If bird watching is … Continue reading

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Ducks and Geese in Wellington Harbour

February 12, 2012 In all my years (and there have been more than I’d like to ‘fess up to) I’ve never seen a winter as mild as this one. We’re almost midway through February… in Ontario… Canada… and we haven’t … Continue reading

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Scoters, Scaup, and Long-tailed Ducks on a windy day at Prince Edward Point

Feb. 6, 2012 I’m sure you’ve all witnessed low-hanging cloud formations that hug the horizon like a phantom mountain range. Well, last Saturday morning just before sunrise that’s what I was seeing as I drove south into Prince Edward County. … Continue reading

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