returned this weekend. After all of the rain the lake is complete
covered with a thin layer of water.
Again no new birds this week. However I did see a chipmunk. Spring is on its way.
No new birds this week. Just snow. And lots of it. If your roof
is not shoveled get it done. The Commons roof collapsed this week.
It is no more.
One Blue jay returned to the feeder this weekend. First one since
Dec. 11. Who ever is feeding them and keeping them from my feeder...thanks.
As well one red nuthatch came for a few seeds. Last seen was Dec
One Redpoll returned. Although slightly smaller than a Chickadee this one Redpoll kept over 20 Chickadees from getting to the feeder.
American Goldfinch came to the feeder for the first time this winter. It
is Quebec's official bird. This is a picture in winter plumage
Confirmed sighting of a gray
Lots of birds came to the feeder this week.
Redpoll hoary finch
A large brown owl was seen around pine point.
Same as last week only colder.
The lake is covered in snow.
The only birds are chickadees and blue
Duck are gone for this year.
The lake is frozen over.
4 Common Mergansers on the lake enjoying the fish.
Ice is gone but it will be back
Mergansers still on the lake.
Ice started forming around shore line
Hooded Mergansers have returned to the lake
8:00 am - 3
11:00 am - 8
1:00 pm - 14
3:00 pm - over 20
One Canadian Otter seen on the lake
No sign of the loons on the lake
Babies off parents backs and swimming on their own
Babies on backs and swimming beside Mom & Dad
two babies on loons back
Loons seen using nest
Apr 24 2004
Ice breaks enough for the first two loons to land
LOON WATCH 2003