Tranquille Birding Sept. 8, 2019

Isaac and I spent a morning here after a large thunderstorm.  Fall migration in full swing. Tranquille, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA Sep 8, 2019 6:30 AM – 9:25 AM Protocol: Traveling 2.5 kilometer(s) 65 species Canada Goose  35 Wood Duck  4 Northern Shoveler  30 Gadwall  85 American Wigeon  20 Mallard  200 Northern Pintail  10 Green-winged… Continue reading Tranquille Birding Sept. 8, 2019

Tranquille on the Lake Birding May 20, 2019

Mainly the access road, didn’t have time to get out of the car much. Tranquille, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA May 20, 2019 8:55 AM – 9:44 AM Protocol: Traveling 3.727 kilometer(s) 24 species Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  2 Eurasian Collared-Dove  2 Common Loon  1 Osprey  1 Belted Kingfisher  1 Downy Woodpecker  1 Pileated Woodpecker  1… Continue reading Tranquille on the Lake Birding May 20, 2019

Tranquille on the Lake Birding March 21, 2019

Tranquille, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA Mar 21, 2019 8:28 AM – 10:07 AM Protocol: Traveling 3.731 kilometer(s) 37 species Canada Goose  12 Trumpeter Swan  6 Gadwall  2 Eurasian Wigeon  1 American Wigeon  133 Mallard  13 Northern Pintail  28 Green-winged Teal  7 Canvasback  45 Ring-necked Duck  8 Lesser Scaup  120 Bufflehead  2 Common Goldeneye  9 Hooded… Continue reading Tranquille on the Lake Birding March 21, 2019

Tranquille Marsh and Tranquille on the Lake Birding September 8, 2018

I was able to spend some time there last Saturday morning.  Tranquille Marsh includes the puddle lake and surrounding habitat.  Tranquille on the Lake starts once through the entrance gate on private land.  It was a beautiful morning with clean air after another late summer of wildfire smoke in the area. Tranquille Marsh, Thompson-Nicola, British… Continue reading Tranquille Marsh and Tranquille on the Lake Birding September 8, 2018

Tranquille Area Birding June 9, 2018

Mid afternoon heat birding drive Tranquille, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA Jun 9, 2018 2:36 PM – 4:36 PM Protocol: Traveling 4.0 kilometer(s) 36 species Canada Goose  80 Wood Duck  1 Northern Shoveler  1 Gadwall  2 American Wigeon  2 Mallard  18 Common Loon  2 Osprey  2 Bald Eagle  1 Ring-billed Gull  1 Common Nighthawk  2 Lewis’s… Continue reading Tranquille Area Birding June 9, 2018

Tranquille area birding April 8, 2018

Early morning hours.  Best bird of the morning was a Snow Goose mixed with the Canada Geese flocks near Cinnamon Ridge. 2011–2025 Ord Rd, Kamloops CA-BC (50.7105,-120.4053), Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA Apr 8, 2018 6:45 AM – 6:52 AM Protocol: Traveling 2.251 kilometer(s) 8 species Chukar  1 Northern Flicker  1 Common Raven  1 American Robin … Continue reading Tranquille area birding April 8, 2018