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Rainbow at Albro Lake

November 30, 2021 - I photographed this spectacular rainbow at Albro Lake in the rain. The first three shots were salvageable but then the r...
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Mandarin Duck

November 29, 2021 - The Mandarin Duck is not native to North America although feral colonies have popped up in places resulting from ill con...
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Great Egret

November 21, 2021 - I seldom visit Cape Sable Island or Brier Island these days. The time and expense involved is seldom worth the results....
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November 17, 2021 - I encountered a small cluster of Buffleheads in St. Margaret's Bay this morning. It is very challenging to get good phot...
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Bald Eagle

November 16, 2021 - A Bald Eagle at Grand Pre was not crouching behind a tangle of branches. Usually they are high, back lit and behind bran...
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Blustery Day at Peggy's Cove

November 16, 2021 - A blustery day at Peggy's Cove is always worth a visit. Winter scenes are even more spectacular but watch your step and...
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Cattle Egret

November 13, 2021 - This Cattle Egret at Horton Landing spent a great deal of time in the cattle feeding trough probably due to the abundanc...
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Indigo Bunting

November 13, 2021 - This Indigo Bunting is a young male hopefully on its way south. There were several examples along the beach end of Sandy...
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Steller's Sea Eagle

November 06, 2021 - There is no record of the Steller's Sea Eagle for Nova Scotia that I can find. The late Dr. Ian McLaren's, "All the Bird...
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Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

November 05, 2021 - I got off on a early start so that I could photograph the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher in the morning light. On route I pho...
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Common Gallinule

November 05, 2021 - I found the Common Gallinule after about 20 minutes of circling the pond. This bird gleans food from marsh grasses and l...
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Liverpool Sunrise

November 04, 2021 - On my recent Liverpool expedition in search of the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher I made an early start from Halifax. I hoped...
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