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Acadian Birder: December 2014 Archives

Christmas bird counts and snowy owls

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Alain Clavette checks in on the bird counts that have already happened and he talks about the number of snowy owls spotted in the province so far this year.

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Barn Owls and bird counts

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

bowl.jpgIt took a few days, but our birder Alain Clavette finally managed to see the Barn Owl visiting the province. He talks about that, a Golden Eagle that's been spotted in the Tantramar Marsh and Christmas bird counts. (Photo: Alain Clavette)

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Long-billed Curlew, Barn Owl and winter bird list

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

curlew4.jpgOur birder, Alain Clavette, is having quite the week! Just as he prepared to get an early start on the winter bird list, a mega-rare long-billed curlew shows up, followed by a rare barn owl! (Photo: Alain Clavette's pic of a Long-billed Curlew)

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