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The Backshore Bird Blog

December 15, 2014

At daybreak with a light snow falling, the waters off the South Shore bubbled to life – a plethora of birds arrived from their sleeping quarters at sea.  

Small groups of scoter-sized birds flew past PI through Whitehead Passage into the inner bay. Birds in one flock...

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The Backshore Bird Blog


The objective of The Backshore Bird Blog is to share the wonder and diversity of bird species seen along the Peaks Island shore.

If you like birds...

take a look at our list of the 100 varieties of birds that have been spotted around the Island here. How many can you spot?

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