Monthly Archives: November 2013

King Eider – # 236 Ottawa

This morning I got a call from a good friend that 4 King Eiders were being seen at Andrew Hayden Park.  As these are birds I’d never seen in Ottawa, off I went.  The last sighting was in 1993 good … Continue reading

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Ross’s Gull / Mouette Rosée – 2013

Quebec has been phenomenal this year, in 2013 there’s been a Barnacle Goose, Garganey, Lapwing, Sharp-tailed Sandpiper and now a Ross’s Gull. The Ross’s Gull on every birders wish list, a bird of the far north and Siberia.  The only known nesting … Continue reading

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