Snowy Sunday trip to Bloedel Conservatory

It's been a very snowy winter in Vancouver, and birding has been slightly challenging the past few months. This is why we decided to visit the Bloedel Conservatory for tropical birds at Queen Elizabeth Park (which, by the way, was absolutely gorgeous covered in snow) This warm and cozy dome is a paradise for birders (especially  students) because … Continue reading Snowy Sunday trip to Bloedel Conservatory


Saturday Walk: Jericho Beach Park

Hi there! We went on our second outing this term at Jericho Beach Park yesterday. The morning started out with a light drizzle but this soon turned into a downpour. Despite the cold and wet weather, we had some excellent finds including a pair of Western Meadowlarks, a Savannah Sparrow, Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk, the Grebe trio (Western, … Continue reading Saturday Walk: Jericho Beach Park

Riefel Bird Sanctuary Birdwalk

Where: Riefel Bird Sanctuary When: Feb 21st (Sat), morning, meet at Bridgeport at 8:15 Cost: $3.00 for members, $5.00 for nonmembers RSVP: Link to RSVP Form (CLOSED) Transportation will be pre-arranged, courtesy of generous volunteers. Specific information regarding meeting locations and times will be announced by email at a closer date. The Riefel Bird Sanctuary bird-walk is one … Continue reading Riefel Bird Sanctuary Birdwalk