A Spring Walk at Fort Whyte Alive

Springtime brings hundreds of migrating birds who are heading for their nesting spots in the area or further north.  One of my favourite spots to see them is at Fort Whyte Alive, so I headed over there a few days ago to walk around.  It was a beautiful morning. I just barely cleared the entrance… Continue reading A Spring Walk at Fort Whyte Alive

Red-Winged Blackbird

Yesterday was the first time I’ve seen a Red-Winged Blackbird along the Red River here.  I wasn’t fast enough to catch him flying, since he took me by surprise, but he was nice enough to perch and pose for me. It was a beautiful day here yesterday after the thunderstorm during the night.  I heard… Continue reading Red-Winged Blackbird