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Vermillion Lakes — Beyond the Iconic Landscape

  When most people think of Vermillion Lakes near Banff, an image of Mount Rundle (one of Banff’s most recognizable mountains), usually comes to mind.  But there is a hidden side to this magical place–a wild side that can be revealed … Continue reading

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The Time In Between

It starts with a single red leaf falling from the maple tree. And we know that Nature has sent her signal. With a slow blooming blaze of colour, autumn washes the trees from green to yellow to orange to copper … Continue reading

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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

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Now That's A Nest Site!

I was taking a birding drive on the weekend out to a large shallow lake which is filled with puddle ducks in the spring. Across the road from this lake is a landscaping company, and in preparation for their big … Continue reading

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