2018 Index

Marbled Godwit at Wheatley Harbour on 27 April 2018 - I love all shorebirds especially this species.

July 2018

Red-headed Woodpecker Juveniles Fledge at Sibbald Point Provincial Park, Ontario, on 6 July 2018

 

Canada Jay Name Change Proposal by Ron Pittaway OFO News June 2018 - PDF

 

Young Groundhog in our Toronto Garden on 1 July 2018

 

June 2018

Juvenile Loggerhead Shrikes on the Carden Alvar on 26 June 2018

 

Snowshoe Hares and Ticks - Carden Alvar on 26 June 2018

 

Six Piping Plovers at Darlington Provincial Park on 25 June 2018 - 2 adults and 4 young

 

Family of Six Virginia Rails at Cranberry Marsh in Whitby on 24 June 2018

 

Red-headed Woodpeckers at Sibbald Point Provincial Park, north of Toronto on 16 June 2018 - video and photos

 

Upland Sandpipers on the Carden Alvar on 10 June 2018 - video and photos

 

Female Ruff at Cranberry Marsh, Whitby, Ontario on 7 June 2018

 

Penguins, Krill and Sheathbills - Antarctica with Quest Nature Tours and Universities Alumni February 2018 - videos and photos

 

My Huron Fringe Birding Festival Highlights on 2 and 3 June 2018 - videos & photos - Snowy Owls, Sandhill Cranes, Clay-colored Sparrows and more

 

Upland Sandpiper in Carden by Ron Pittaway

May 2018

Least Bittern at Colonel Sam Smith Park in Toronto on 24 May 2018 - video and photos

 

Wilson's Phalarope and other shorebirds at  Blenheim Lagoons on 21 May 2018 - videos and photos

 

Hillman Marsh and Area Shorebirds page 1 - videos and photos - Marbled Godwits, Willets, American Avocets

 

Wheatley Harbour and Hillman Marsh Shorebirds page 2 - Marbled Godwit, Willets. Black-bellied Plovers, White-rumped Sandpipers and more

 

Common Loons check each other out at Point Pelee on 19 May 2018 - video and photos

 

Point Pelee 2018 Highlights - videos and photos - Black-billed Magpie, Kirtland's Warbler, Sedge Wren, sparrows

 

Point Pelee 2018 Highlights page 2 - photos - Summer Tanager, variant Scarlet Tanager, Mourning Warbler

 

Point Pelee 2018 Highlights page 3 - videos & photos - Red morph Eastern Screech-Owl, Common Nighthawk, Little Gull

 

Point Pelee 2018 Highlights page 4 - videos & photos - Blue-winged Warbler, Louisiana & Northern Waterthrushes, Prothonotary Warbler

 

Yellow Rail in Carden by Ron Pittaway

 

Where to see northbound shorebirds in the Point Pelee Area

 

April 2018

Shorebird Presentation at Point Pelee National Park 12 May and 17 May 2018

 

OFO Shorebird Celebration at Hillman Marsh 1-20 (except Mondays) May 2018 - join OFO experts to enjoy spring migration

 

Antarctica Page 1, 11-14 February - Drake Passage and Seabirds with Worldwide Quest - photos and videos

 

Antarctica Page 2, 14 February - Isle of Penguins - Half Moon Island - photos and videos

 

Antarctica Page 3, 15-17 February - Isle of Penguins - Cuverville Island and more - photos and videos

 

Antarctica Page 4 - 15 February Wilhelmina Bay photos and videos

 

Antarctic VIDEOS: 1. Killer Whales kill a Minke Whale  2..Elephant Seals hauled out on Livingstone Island

 

Wild Turkey Sees its Reflection. Pickering on 1 April 2018- photos and video

 

Loggerhead Shrike: Why the Carden Alvar? by Ron Pittaway

 

March 2018

Turkey Vultures and Common Raven on Raccoon Carcass on the Carden Alvar on 31 March 2018 - photos and video

 

White-winged Crossbills and more on the Carden Alvar on 31 March 2018 - photos and video

 

Ducks on Canal Lake on the Carden Alvar on 31 March 2018 - photos and video

 

Iceland Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 28 March 2018 - photos and video

 

Meeting Richard Snell of Iceland Gull fame on 23 March 2018

 

Quest trip to Remote Upper Amazon Expedition Cruise in Peru 24 February to 3 March 2018 - 6 pages of photos and videos

 

Snowy Owl near Keswick on 22 March 2018 - photos and video

 

Red Crossbills in Algonquin Park on 16 March 2018 - photos and 3 videos

 

Canada Jays in Algonquin Park on 16 March 2018 - photos

 

Evening Grosbeaks in Algonquin Park on 16 March 2018 - photos and video

 

AGAIN Hybrid Redhead x Ring-necked Duck, Frenchman's Bay, Pickering, 17 March 2018 - photos & video

 

Hybrid Redhead x Ring-necked Duck at Frenchman's Bay in Pickering on 15 March 2018 - photos and video

 

Barnacle Goose at Schomberg North of Toronto on 13 March 2018 - video and photos

 

Opossum meets Red Fox in our Toronto garden on 11 March 2018 - video and photos

 

Commentary: Loggerhead Shrike's Last Stand by Ron Pittaway

 

February 2018

Gentoo Penguins take the plunge in Antarctica, February 2018 - video and photos

 

Canada Jay Name Change Proposal by Ron Pittaway

 

January 2018

Snowy Owls north of Toronto on 29 January 2018 - video and photos

 

Female Harlequin Duck in Burlington on 28 January 2018 - video and photos

 

Leucistic young Trumpeter Swan at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 23 October 2017 and 25 January 2018

 

Three first cycle Glaucous Gulls at Bluffers Park on 20 January 2018 - video and photos 2018

 

Young female Snowy Owl feasts on frozen dead duck or gull at Frenchmans Bay - 18 Jan - video & photos

 

Female King Eider dives for Zebra Mussels at Frenchman's Bay in Pickering near Toronto on 2 January 2018 - video and photos

 

Kumlien's Iceland Gulls at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 1 January 2018 - video and photos

 

2018 Video Index