“Just happened to look out my window today and saw this hawk sitting on top of our mulberry tree!” says Alysha Kotlan.
Canada Geese gathering on Spencer Creek by Christie’s Conservation area getting ready to migrate south. Submitted by Gedas Blekaitis.
This young Peregrine Falcon chases and catches his prey with amazing speed in a small forest behind our townhouse unit. Submitted by David Purser.
Janine Weaver spotted this unusual fisherman at Hendrie Valley.
“I have lived in rural Burlington for 32 years and until today, have never seen a Pileated Woodpecker”, writes Kathy Pickering. “What a magnificent bird!”
A Cardinal taking a bath in our backyard on a warm October day. Submitted by Tim Rogers.
This year there seems to be several bird species showing higher numbers than normal in the area, including Wood Ducks, Green Herons and Egrets, including this Egret at Cootes Paradise. Submitted by Ron Barrons.
Beautiful Wood Duck at the Royal Botanical Gardens Cherry Hill Gate. Submitted by Denise Turcotte.
“The bird migration is in full swing throughout the Hamilton area”, writes Tristan Uchida. “This Common Yellowthroat payed me a visit in the Dundas Valley!”
Swimming and fishing at the same time! Submitted by Robert Barnes.