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Winter is a time to travel to Algonquin Provincial Park to see winter finches and other northern specialties such as Gray Jay, Boreal Chickadee, Spruce Grouse and Black-backed Woodpecker. See the Winter Finch Forecast in the Articles and Reports section here.
There are new photos of Orange-crowned Warbler, Virginia Rail, Upland Sandpiper, Great Black-backed Gull, Tennessee Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Semipalmated Plover, Marbled Godwit and American Pipit in the checklist gallery.
Next Field Trips
January 1 (Thursday) Peterborough Area with Dave Milsom
January 10 (Saturday) Holland Marsh with Ron Fleming
January 17 (Saturday) Ottawa Area [until Noon] with Roy John, Bev McBride
February 22 (Sunday) Fisherville Area, Haldimand-Norfolk County with Dave Milsom
Winter Finch Report
This year's Winter Finch Report by Ron Pittaway is on-line in the Articles section now.
Point Pelee Regional Report
Alan Wormington has supplied us with his 2013 report on the Point Pelee region. To access the report click here.
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