May 2012 Nature Photos from the Creston Valley
June 10, 2012 by Brent

The following photographs were all taken in May 2012 in the Creston Valley.

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Red-necked Grebes

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Ring-billed Gull

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Osprey in Flight with Nesting Material

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Trumpeter Swan

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Canada Geese Goslings

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A Crow, a Fish & a Gull

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Pectoral Sandpiper

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Wilson’s Phalaropes

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Least Sandpiper

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Semipalmated Sandpiper

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Spotted Sandpiper

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This House Wren is a rare visitor to the Creston Valley

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Short-eared Owl in Flight

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Great Horned Owlets

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Great Blue Heron in Flight

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Eastern Kingbird

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Savannah Sparrow

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Western Meadowlark

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Bobolink

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Coyote

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Yellow-breasted Chat, a rarity in the Creston Valley, & possibly the first photo of one here

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Swainson’s Thrush

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Bullock’s Oriole

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Black-headed Grosbeak

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Gray Catbird

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Spotted Towhee

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Red-winged Blackbird

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Calliope Hummingbird

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May 15 & 16, 2012 Nature Photos from Rosebud Lake
May 28, 2012 by Brent

 

The following photographs were taken at Rosebud Lake near Salmo, B.C. on May 15 & 16.

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Barrow’s Goldeneye Pair

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Female Barrow’s Goldeneyes

Rosebud Lake

Rosebud Lake before Sunrise

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Close up of a Male Barrow’s Goldeneye

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Barrow’s Goldeneye takes Flight

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Close up of a male Barrow’s Goldeneye taking flight

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Close up of a female Barrow’s Goldeneye in flight

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Rosebud Lake

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Barrow’s Goldeneye Pair

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Male Barrow’s Goldeneye Displaying

Male Barrow’s Goldeneyes Sparring

Female Barrow’s Goldeneye Resting

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Rosebud Lake

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Spotted Sandpiper

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Female Yellow-rumped Warbler

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Painted Turtle

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August 8 & 9, 2011 Wildlife, Landscape & Bird Photos from Boundary Lake B.C. including Bear, Loons & Sandpipers
August 10, 2011 by Brent

The following photos were taken on August 8 & 9 at Boundary Lake, B.C.

Last year’s Boundary Lake photos are here.

kootenaynaturephotos.comMorning Mist at Boundary Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Loon

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Loon with Young

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Loon feeding Young

kootenaynaturephotos.comYoung Loon swallowing a Fish

kootenaynaturephotos.comCow Parsnip

kootenaynaturephotos.comChipmunk

kootenaynaturephotos.comYoung Black Bear

kootenaynaturephotos.comColumbian Ground Squirrel

kootenaynaturephotos.comSolitary Sandpiper

kootenaynaturephotos.comSolitary Sandpiper

kootenaynaturephotos.comSolitary Sandpiper

kootenaynaturephotos.comSolitary Sandpiper

kootenaynaturephotos.comSolitary Sandpiper

kootenaynaturephotos.comHorsetail

kootenaynaturephotos.comJuvenile Spotted Sandpiper

kootenaynaturephotos.comGreat Blue Heron at Sunset

kootenaynaturephotos.comBoundary Lake Reflection

 

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July 11 & 12, 2011 Alberta Bird, Wildlife & Landscape Photos
July 23, 2011 by Brent

The following photos were taken on July 11 & 12 in the Brooks & Medicine Hat areas of Alberta.

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Landscape near Bow City Alberta

kootenaynaturephotos.comWestern Kingbird eating a Bee near Bow City

kootenaynaturephotos.comYoung Robin near Bow City

kootenaynaturephotos.comSpotted Sandpiper Chick at Kitsim Resorvoir

kootenaynaturephotos.comShort-eared Owl at Kitsim Resorvoir

kootenaynaturephotos.comEastern Kingbird feeding young at Lake Newell

Eastern Kingbird feeding young at Lake NewellYoung Eastern Kingbird

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Eastern Kingbird feeding young at Lake Newell

kootenaynaturephotos.comRed-tailed Hawk near Dinosaur Provincial Park

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kootenaynaturephotos.comDinosaur Provincial Park

kootenaynaturephotos.comPronghorn near CFB Suffield

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Rabbit at Police Point Park, Medicine Hat

 

 

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June 29, 2011 Goldeneyes, Kingbirds, Eagle, Sandpiper, Warbler, Oriole, Scaup, Grebes, Sparrow, Hummingbird, Catbird, Sapsucker, Flickers, Sora, Deer, Moose Photos
June 29, 2011 by Brent

The following photographs were taken over the last 3 weeks in the Kootenay region of B.C.

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Goldeneye Brood – June 10 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Goldeneye Brood – Jun 10 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comEastern Kingbird close-up – June 10 – Duck Lake

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Bald Eagle – June 10 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comKootenay River Landscape – June 11 – Upper Bonnington

kootenaynaturephotos.comSpotted Sandpiper – June 11 – Cottonwood Lake near Nelson

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Common Yellowthroat – June 21 – Duck Lake

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Eastern Kingbird – June 21 – Duck Lake

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Bullock’s Oriole – June 21 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comGreater Scaups in Flight – June 22 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Goldeneye Chick – June 22 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comCommon Goldeneye Chick – June 22 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comRed-necked Grebes – June 22 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comSong Sparrow – June 26 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comBlack-chinned Hummingbird – June 26 – Duck Lake

kootenaynaturephotos.comGray Catbird – June 26 – Duck Lake

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Red-naped Sapsucker feeding young – June 28 – near Yahk

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Northern Flicker & Young – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comNorthern Flicker feeding young – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comSora – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comWhite-tailed Deer – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comWhite-tailed Deer – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comBull Moose – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comBull Moose – June 28 – near Yahk

kootenaynaturephotos.comBull Moose – June 28 – near Yahk

 

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