Tag Archives: Barred Owl

Life Lessons

  One of the great joys of birding is that it is such a hopeful experience. Wondering what you might see, hoping to catch a lifer, something unusual, or out of the ordinary. I first realized this on a beautiful, … Continue reading

Posted in Bird Behaviour, Bird Identification | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Owl vs. Owl

Posted by Charlotte Wasylik, aka Prairie Birder, Last week the British Columbia government approved the shooting and relocation of Barred Owls in an effort to save their endangered cousin, the Spotted Owl, which has been facing extinction since the 1980s, and … Continue reading

Posted in Bird Behaviour, Canadian Birds, Conservation, Owls | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Caution: Birder on Board

As my first contribution to this blog, I think a good place to start is to tell you a bit about where I bird…the Ottawa Valley, and anywhere else I happen to be. Why I bird…it’s become a way of … Continue reading

Posted in Birding Trips, Canadian Birds, Nature Photography, Owls, Winter Birding in Canada | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments