While hiking at the Royal Botanical Gardens, patience paid off and we finally got this chickadee to get up close and personal. Submitted by Cheryl Ireson of Hamilton.
We went out looking for Snowy Owls and, with the help of Twitter and Hamilton Birding, we found this guy sitting out by Lakeport Drive. Submitted by Eric Brink.
“A repair, winter reinforcement, or the start of a new 3 month building project?”, writes Grant Gallant. “Either way it is great to see this juvenile Bald Eagle has decided to continue its residency within the Royal Botanical Gardens area”.
“It is surprising how many birds remain here and do not migrate south”, writes Joseph Hollick. “On a short walk in the Hendrie Valley behind the RBG, I spotted several different small birds in the forest including this Nuthatch”.
This beautiful hawk was enjoying a free skate in my backyard in Stoney Creek. Submitted by Marianne Hobson.
Maybe they will not see me! Having walked through Windermere Basin, Ted Lazich was able to capture a nice picture of this beautiful Long-eard Owl.
I was in Niagara Falls recently and happened to catch this bird posing in front of the rainbow. Submitted by Eleni G. Hapidou.
Bob Blair took this photo of this beautiful Cedar Waxwing at the Royal Botanical Gardens along the Grindstone Creek Marsh Trail.
This Screech Owl, nesting in Burlington, was watching closely as a hawk flew overhead. Submitted by Mike Moffat.
Tim Serneels took this picture in Tansley Woods, Burlington. What a beauty!