Southern Vancouver Island Wildlife - 2018/2019 Season

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Re: Southern Vancouver Island Wildlife - 2018/2019 Season

Post by sassyk » Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:11 pm

Eagles at Goldstream, photographed from the marina dock.
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Re: Southern Vancouver Island Wildlife - 2018/2019 Season

Post by sassyk » Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:15 pm

A peahen and her chick at Beacon Hill Park on Nov. 7th.
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This cheeky squirrel ran up my leg as I was trying to photograph it :ohmy:
then it jumped up into the flower bed and stood there staring at me.
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Re: Southern Vancouver Island Wildlife - 2018/2019 Season

Post by sassyk » Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:22 pm

I saw a few Harlequin ducks off Clover Pt. on Nov. 7th.
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I was very pleased to get this photo of a Bewick's Wren near Gonzales Park
on Nov. 7th. They hardly ever keep still for 2 seconds :roll:
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Saw this huge jellyfish on the beach at McNeill Bay on Nov. 7th.
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Re: Southern Vancouver Island Wildlife - 2018/2019 Season

Post by sassyk » Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:01 pm

A family of California Quails at Panama Flats on Dec. 7th.
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All 6 in this photo.
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Re: Southern Vancouver Island Wildlife - 2018/2019 Season

Post by sassyk » Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:07 pm

Ducks at Swan Lake on Dec. 7th.

Pied-billed Grebe
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Male Green-winged Teals (not good quality; very far away)
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Female Green-winged Teal
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