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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
RBA: BROWN THRASHER in Elko - Jan 2-Feb 12th
On Jan 2-2018, Brad Eckersley first saw a Brown Thrasher visiting his property on Yarrow Rd. The bird was present for a month and a half bu...
Monday, January 29, 2018
RBA: BROWN BOOBY in Victoria - Jan 29th-Feb 3rd
An apparent injured adult Brown Booby was found at 1pm on January 29/2018 at Ogden Point in Victoria. The bird was photographed by Ashley O...
Sunday, December 24, 2017
RBA: LESSER GOLDFINCH in Victoria - Dec 11/17-Jan 7/18
Update: This bird was first photographed by Susan Harper at her home on December 11/2017. However, at the time she didn't realize it wa...
Monday, December 11, 2017
RBA: BROWN BOOBY off the West Coast of Vancouver Island - Dec 5th
Greg Petri had an adult Brown Booby land on his fishing vessel in pelagic waters, west of the Brooks Peninsula on December 5th-2017. The bi...
Saturday, December 9, 2017
RBA: BROWN THRASHER in Cranbrook - Dec 9/17-Feb 20/18
At 1:45 pm on Dec 9th-2017, Ryan Tomlinson found a Brown Thrasher in Joseph Creek. This location is directly across from Greg Ross and Katr...
RBA: SUMMER TANAGER in Vancouver - Dec 9/17-Feb 22/18
At 8:25am on Dec 9th-2017, Wendy Kahle found an immature male Summer Tanager (red feathers appear on the bird's face and back) at her h...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
RBA: Another Male KING EIDER in Vancouver - Dec 4-16th
At 3pm on Dec 4th-2017, Peter Woods found a male King Eider at Stanley Park in Vancouver. The bird was near to shore allowing for close vie...
Friday, November 17, 2017
RBA: LITTLE GULL in Penticton - Nov 17-18th
At 9am on November 17-2017, Chris Charlesworth and Jesse Hannebauer found a First-winter Little Gull in Penticton. The bird is actively fee...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
RBA: NORTHERN CARDINAL in Cranbrook - Nov 7/17-Feb 22/18
UPDATE: This bird was accepted by the BC Bird Records Committee in December 2017. It is the FIRST confirmed record for the province of Br...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
RBA: WHITE WAGTAIL IN COMOX - Oct 24th
At 1:50pm on October 24th-2017, Krista Kaptein found a White Wagtail at Point Holmes in Comox. The bird was with Golden-crowned and Savanna...
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