2017 INDEX

First winter male Barrow's Goldeneye in Toronto on 1 April 2017

April

Adult male Ruff feeding on flooded field in Simcoe County north of Toronto on 24 April 2017 - photos and video

 

Videos and photos of the Iceland - Kumlien's - Thayer's Gull complex at Ashbridge's Bay in Toronto

 

Adult nominate glaucoides Iceland Gull at Ashbridge's Bay in Toronto on 15 and 16 April 2017

 

Rare Eastern "Yellow" Palm Warbler in Toronto on 16 April 2017

 

Kumlien's Gulls at Ashbridge's Bay in Toronto on 15 April 2017

 

Adult Thayer's Gulls at Ashbridge's Bay in Toronto on 15 and 16 April 2017

 

Dekay's Brownsnake rescued from our house in Toronto on 11 April 2017

 

Great Horned Owl at Keswick Heronry but nest blew down on 10 April 2017

 

Loggerhead Shrike on the Carden Alvar on 10 April 2017

 

Algonquin Park for the OFO trip on 9 April 2017 - a selection of photos

 

Canada Jay for National Bird - listen to this great recording

 

First winter male Barrow's Goldeneye in Toronto on 1 April 2017

 

Northbound Shorebird Workshops at Point Pelee - 8 and 14 May - included with free park admission

 

OFO Shorebird Viewing Celebration at Hillman Marsh - join OFO experts to enjoy spring migration 1-22 May 2017

 

Early Killdeer checking out territories at the Outer Harbour Marina in Toronto on 1 April 2017

 

March

Canada-Honduras Trade Mission to promote birding eco-tourism in Honduras, 11-18 March 2017

 

February

Quest Nature Tours trip to Costa Rica and Panama 15-25 February 2017

 

Southern Lapwings at Gamboa Lodge in Panama on 18 February 2017

 

First year Great Gray Owl east of the Greater Toronto Area

Juvenile/first cycle Thayer's Gull at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto on 6 February 2017

 

Kumlien's Gulls at Ashbridges Bay in Toronto - page 1 on 5 February 2017

 

Thayer's Gulls and more Kumlien's Gulls at Ashbridges Bay - page 2 in Toronto on 5 February 2017

 

More on Adult Ring-billed Gull with Pink Flush at Oshawa Harbour on 3 February 2017

 

Richly-pigmented abieticola adult Red-tailed Hawk in Brookbanks Ravine, Toronto, on 1 February 2017

 

Adult Ring-billed Gull with Pink Flush at Oshawa Harbour on 1 February 2017 - photos and video

 

Kumlien's Gull on Lake Ontario at Oshawa Harbour on 1 February 2017 - photos and video

 

Distinguished Ornithologist article in the December 2016 Ontario Birds by Ken Abraham - Thank you Ken

 

January

Pine Warblers and More at Niagara Falls Ontario - photos and video on 21 January 2017

 

Northern Mockingbird and Northern Shrike at Humber Bay West in Toronto on 18 January 2017

 

Leucistic American Robin at Humber Bay West in Toronto on 18 January 2017

 

Eared Grebe at Colonel Sam Smith Park in Toronto - photos and video on 16 January 2017

 

First year male King Eider at Colonel Sam Smith Park in Toronto - photos and video on 16 January 2017

 

Slaty-backed Gull on the Niagara River - photos and video on 15 January 2017

 

Interesting Kumlien's Gull at Thorold on 11 January 2017

 

Barred Owl near Toronto on 7 January 2017 - photos and video

 

Glaucous Gull, and gulls and ducks in Durham on 7 January 2016

 

Common Goldeneyes at Frenchmans Bay on 7 January 2017

 

Female Smith's Longspur at Long Point on 2 January 2017 - photos and video