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Canada Jay

February 26, 2020 - The Canada Jay is our national bird even if the Governor General of Canada hasn't as yet said so. She will eventually. I...
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Tufted Duck

February 25, 2020 - The Tufted Duck is a rare visitor to Nova Scotia although it is an annual regular. The adult male can be confused with t...
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Lapland Longspur

February 25, 2020 - The Lapland Longspur is a welcome find on the coastal barrens in my area. I usually find them heading south in November/...
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Canada Jay(juvenile)

February 25, 2020 - OK, I was baffled by this bird for a while then bingo, the lights lit, a recently fledged Canada Jay. The Canada Jay is...
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Bald Eagle

February 22, 2020 - The Bald Eagle has exploded in population in Nova Scotia thanks to the chicken ranchers who started putting out their de...
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Our Overwintering Birds

February 21, 2020 - It's been a quiet winter with not much avian diversity in our yard but like every year since we moved here in 2000 we ha...
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