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We’re Hiring
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.
Stop by and talk to us or drop off a resume.

Tuesday, 8 February 2011

Parksville/Qualicum Beach Tuesday bird walk,February 08, 2011


Barrow's Goldeneye: Ralph Hocken Photo.

The Tuesday bird walk went to Nanoose Bay. The morning was cloudy and the wind was calm. The highlights included seeing a large flock of Northern Pintail resting near shore on the estuary. Two Eurasian Wigeon were feeding with a flock of American Wigeon. A pair of
Barrow's Goldeneye were spotted further out on the Bay. Five Black Oystercatchers flew in and started feeding along the tideline.

Fifteen birders saw thirty species of birds.
Trumpeter Swan
Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon
Mallard
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Greater Scaup
Harlequin Duck
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter
Bufflehead
Common Goldeneye
Barrow's Goldeneye
Red-breasted Merganser
Pacific Loon
Common Loon
Horned Grebe
Pelagic Cormorant
Great Blue Heron
Bald Eagle
Black Oystercatcher
Mew Gull
Thayer's Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull
Northwestern Crow
Common Raven
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Song Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow

Good birding
Neil Robins
Parksville
British Columbia

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