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Share your enjoyment and passion of feeding the birds. Help others to connect and enjoy that same enthusiasm as you do.
We are looking for sales associates who can help us help others “enjoy nature in your own backyard “.
- retail experience an asset but not necessary
- ability to lift 20 lb bags of seed for our customers
- positive, energetic, enthusiastic and willing to learn
- flexible schedule and able to work weekends
We provide training so you can provide informed advice about feeding the birds and our quality products.
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Tuesday, 3 March 2009

Parksville/Qualicum Beach (Oceanside) Tuesday bird walk, March 03.09

Common Merganser: Ralph Hocken Photo.

The Tuesday Bird Walk went to the Shelly Road side of the Englishman River in Parksville.
The misty morning was cloudy with rain but the winds were calm.
Among the highlights were flocks of Brant Geese and Surf Scoters in long lines moving up the Strait of Georgia. A flock of about 100 Dunlin flew down the Strait. Two Eurasian Wigeon, Greater Scaup, Gadwall and Green-winged Teal were feeding on the Estuary.

Eighteen wet birders saw and heard the following forty species of birds.
Canada Goose
Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon
Green-winged Teal
Greater Scaup
Surf Scoter
Common Goldeneye
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Great Blue Heron
Bald Eagle
Mew Gull
California Gull
Thayer's Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull
Belted Kingfisher
Northern Flicker
Steller's Jay
Northwestern Crow
Common Raven
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Brown Creeper
Bewick's Wren
Golden-crowned Kinglet
American Robin
Varied Thrush
European Starling
Spotted Towhee
Song Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
House Finch
Pine Siskin


Smalltown RN said...

Oh I am so glad I found your blog....I hope you don't mind but I would like to put you on my link list...it's so nice to find local birders.....

I am so new at birding and just love to learn...especially on the identification of birds....you blog is a wealth of knowledge...and I will certainly be checking out your store....cheers....Mary Anne "The Amateur Birder" http://theamateurbirder.blogspot.com/

omar ail said...

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