Monthly Archives: May 2014

Behind Ottawa Airport – Sparrows and More

While I’ve had a great time at Mud Lake this year, but I decided to try a few areas, I’d wanted to bird but never had. One of those areas was Leitrim, Bowsville and High Roads, an area that has … Continue reading

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Mud Lake – Spring 2014

Mud Lake in Ottawa’s west end has been a draw for many Birders and Photographers for as long as I can remember. In May it seems to be a magnet for migrating warblers and for a few weeks gives us … Continue reading

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Warblers 2014

I just couldn’t get away to Pelee this year, just too many things happening.  I called good friend Bill Reid to see if he was interested in doing a 2 day blitz of Thickson’s Wood’s, Col. Sam Smith Park and … Continue reading

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Ottawa Bird #239 – Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Last night I had a great evening of birding at Mud Lake.  For those of you who are familiar with the area, the trail along the houses on Britannia Rd, south of the sumac field was alive with warblers.  Their … Continue reading

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