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Bird watchers active in Parksville

Plovers in flight.          - Ralph Hocken Photo
Plovers in flight.
— image credit: Ralph Hocken Photo

The Tuesday bird walk went to Rathtrevor Provincial Park in Parksville recently.

The morning was cloudy with fog over the calm water on the Strait Of Georgia. The highlights included seeing a large mixed flock of Black-bellied Plovers, Black Turnstones and Dunlin on a gravel bar just off shore.

 


 

 

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