Author Archives: Tammie Hache

Notes From a Northwester Ontario Backyard – June 2017

Hello again and welcome to Lilac season, up here anyway!  I know in other areas, Lilac season is already over but we’ve had an incredibly cool spring & it looks like early summer, at least, will be the same. As … Continue reading

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Notes From a Northwestern Ontario Backyard – May 2017

Hello again and welcome to the May Long Weekend! Spring has been very slow in coming up here.  We had a brutal ice storm at the end of April, just when many migrants were arriving.  It didn’t get too cold … Continue reading

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Notes From a Northwestern Ontario Backyard – April 2017

Happy Belated Easter to all! Spring is a very confusing season up here in Northern Ontario.  Temperatures can change by upwards of 30 degrees in 24 hours or less.  Last week is a good example of this.  On April 9th, … Continue reading

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Notes From a North Western Ontario Backyard – March, 2017

Welcome to Spring!! It is officially the Vernal Equinox as of 6:28 am Eastern time today.  Doesn’t that make you feel better?! Unfortunately, most of my photos this month still look like mid winter.  March has been an exceptionally cold … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – February 2017

Hello again! As usual, I find it hard to believe that we are nearing the end of another month already.  The months just seem to be zipping by.  That’s alright though:  it means that spring ….. and access to my … Continue reading

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Notes From a Northwestern Ontario Backyard – Jan. 2017

Hello & a belated Happy New Year to all of you!  Since I missed putting out a December post, I’ll take this moment to say I sure hope everyone had a pleasant Christmas & New Year holiday. I hope you … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – November 2016

Someone Flipped The Winter Switch! Hello again!  It is most definitely winter up here in NW Ontario.  In the past 3 days, we’ve gone from heavy rain to heavy freezing rain (about a 1/2 inch worth!) and now to blowing … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – October 2016

Hello again! I sure hope everyone has been enjoying this wonderful autumn season.  I dearly love autumn …. I just wish it would last a little longer.  Like spring, it seems to be gone in a flash.  Our tree colors … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – August 2016

Hello again! It has most definitely been ‘juvenile bird’ season around here.  My yard has been full of an assortment of juveniles:  Hummingbirds, Purple Finches, Chickadees, Red Breasted Nuthatches, Grackles, Starlings, Crows, a few Sparrow types, Eastern Bluebirds, Downy Woodpeckers … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – July 2016

Hello again!  Hope you are all enjoying your summer. Around here, it’s juvenile bird time in the yard!  I’ve been having great fun watching & listening to families of birds at my few summer feeders & in my trees.  I’ve … Continue reading

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