Apr 272015
 

Gadwall (Anas strepera) (2)
– Reported Apr 26, 2015 08:30 by Iain Rayner
– Lakefield–Sewage Lagoons, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Continuing male and female. Seen well through scope.”

Great Egret (Ardea alba) (1) CONFIRMED
– Reported Apr 26, 2015 18:11 by Janet Kelly

Black-backed Woodpecker - Wikimedia

Black-backed Woodpecker – Wikimedia

– Base Line at Pine Crest Golf Course, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “in creek at back of field on N side of road
large white egret, black legs
flew to NE before good photo could be taken

Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus) (2) CONFIRMED
– Reported Apr 25, 2015 14:11 by Janet Kelly
– Petroglyphs Provincial Park, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Pair – foraging on White Pine – male initially observed and female flew in shortly after
44.6042, -78.04097

Gadwall - a rare duck in winter in the Kawarthas - Wikimedia

Gadwall – Wikimedia

Great Egret - Karl Egressy

Great Egret – Karl Egressy

 

Aug 232014
 

Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)
– Reported Aug 22, 2014 18:55 by Scott Gibson
– Lakefield–Sewage Lagoons, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “female”

Sora (Porzana carolina) (1)
– Reported Aug 22, 2014 18:55 by Scott Gibson
– Lakefield–Sewage Lagoons, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “observed with scope; hard to see but spotted it flapping its wings while scanning shoreline with the scope; south side of south cell.”

Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) (2)
– Reported Aug 23, 2014 09:56 by Peterborough County Birds Database
– Lakefield–Sewage Lagoons, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “juveniles, flying around S cell, calling, then observed foraging at NW corner of S cell”

Northern Shoveler pair  - Dick Daniels

Northern Shoveler pair – Dick Daniels