Monthly Archives: April 2013

Bald Eagle

The majestic Bald Eagle can be frequently seen in the skies over Vancouver Island. A must see for visitors to our beautiful island is the Raptor Centre in Duncan, BC. Here you will be able to see these birds, together … Continue reading

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Man has been the cause of many of the undesired changes to our environment. On Vancouver Island, the Canada Goose was introduced by man and has become an invasive species. The Canada Goose has taken residency on the island and … Continue reading

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Symbiosis between plant and insect. The dried seed head becomes a natural support for the spider to build its web. Nature working together.

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While much of Canada is still waiting for the snow to melt, on Vancouver Island we are thrilled to enjoy the spring flowers. This picture is of a rhododendrum, which are blooming on many parts of the Island. Welcome, spring!

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Malahat Totem

On the way into Victoria from North Island, one needs to drive the Malahat. At the peak of the Malahat there is a viewpoint with stunning views of the surrounding area. At this location there is also a native totem … Continue reading

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