“On a recent trip down to Niagara Falls, we stopped in at Dufferin Islands to visit the birds”, writes Frances Maas. “This Tufted Titmouse was happy to pose for me in exchange for some bird seed”.
“Looking out my front window on Hamilton Mountain at about 6:30 a.m. on April 5th, the partial eclipse of the moon was just visible”, writes Keith Clark. “The moon was rapidly setting and 10 minutes later it was no longer in view”.
“With having such a long winter, these apple blossoms give us renewed hope that spring is just around the corner – not sure what corner, but around the corner.” Submitted by Marjorie Hoekstra, Dunnville.
Rob Muir found this little guy near the Desjardines Canal in Dundas, hoping and praying for the Spring weather to finally stay.
Katie Henderson enjoys watching this deer and its family every day on her way back from the dog park. This young one seems to be enjoying watching Katie as well.
Bob Fotheringham and his wife spotted this cute white squirrel near Niagara Falls.
These Flowering Quince blossoms at the Royal Botanical Gardens Conservatory really brightened my day and reminded me that spring is finally here! Submitted by Lois McNaught.
Nature can be both severe and beautiful at the same time as witnessed by this frozen scene along the Lakeshore in Stoney Creek. Submitted by George Johnson.
This is the closest conjunction of Venus and Mars since 2008; they won’t couple up this closely again until 2017! Jim Bruce was lucky to capture it right when they were “next” to the moon.
A pair of Canada geese going for a stroll on a frozen Red Hill Creek. Submitted by Michael Hunter.