“I decided to venture out to see if I could find the Bald Eagle”, writes David Barnes. “After a few hours wait, this is what I was treated to!”
This Great Blue Heron in the Hendrie Valley caught a fish that was too big to swallow and had to drop it but managed to keep this smaller one for his lunch. Submitted by Lois McNaught.
Ron Verbeek captured the Hamilton area Victoria Day fireworks from Sydenham Road, overlooking our great city.
OH CANADA! – Dave, Kristy and Nitro shared the view they had of the Canada Flag in front of a beautiful rainbow. Submitted by Dave Custeau.
“We saw the re-enactment of a fight between British and American troops which turned the war of 1812 in the Brit’s favour”, writes Rob Muir. “The participants gave a faithful re-enactment, the commentator made it fun, and the crowd had a great time”.
This is Star, enjoying Suzie’s garden. Submitted by Raymond Rea.
“What a thrill it was to watch for several hours, the routine of an eagle’s nest”, writes Pat Wintemute. “We stood for several hours watching and waiting along with the eaglets for the male to bring home food”.
Perfect weather helped make the annual Bike for Mike Charity Ride a success as hundreds of riders hit the starting line at Hamilton’s Bayfront Park. Submitted by Jim Smith.
“Backpacks, dip nets and waders did the trick as ecologists electrofished the Grand River at Cambridge recently”, writes Gord McNulty. “The survey technique is harmless to fish populations”.
“I was working in the yard when this Eastern Swallowtail Butterfly decided to land just a few inches away and pose for a photo,” writes Mike Goodwin. “Good thing I had my phone in my pocket to capture a quick snap before it fluttered away”.