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Nutcracker Wars Continue

The Clarke’s Nutcracker wars continue.  There are two wars: I am warring with him, and he is warring with himself. After the last post a couple of people wrote, and a website  said, that such territorial behaviour by birds can … Continue reading

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Thaw and Harry Update

Still mostly gloomy, but now quite a bit warmer.  Since the beginning of February the temperature has climbed above freezing every day.  Sometimes as high as +6C.  It still freezes at night, but mildly.  Down to -10C as a rule. … Continue reading

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Cold Spell at Ginty Creek

The coldest it got was -34C (that’s -30F in American.) This was taken about 1.00pm; the sun does not get very high these days.  It sets to the left of Finger Peak. The bird feeder is well-attended by chickadees – … Continue reading

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