Category Archives: nature

Down by the bay

There are some beautiful streams and waterfalls flowing into the Bay of Fundy, including Bishops Creek near Morden and French Cross.

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Lines in the sand

Gilbert’s Cove, on the shore of Baie Sainte-Marie The tide and wind combine to deposit lines of natural debris such as sea weed, shells, and bits and pieces of wood to create lines in the sand – lines that show … Continue reading

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A nature moment

Speckled alder cones at Gilbert’s Cove, on the shore of Baie Sainte-Marie

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A nature moment

A nature moment – Gilbert’s Cove on the shore of Baie Sainte-Marie

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A. Seagull

Arthur Seagull – my first Nova Scotia seagull

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Lily Lake

Lily Lake – Moshers Corner Lily Lake, also known as Cogmagun Pond is a small lake that is pretty, but home to ticks. I really dislike ticks and was grossed out to find myself covered in them.

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The Heron Rookery

A respectful look at a Heron rookery

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Sailing on a windless day

There are three choices on a windless day: Anchor Use the motor Drift with the currents and tide. Have the crew man the oars…

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Eastern Grey Squirrel

Behold – the Eastern Grey Squirrel starring me down in Ottawa. Black squirrels are melanistic grey squirrels, just like a black panther is to a leopard. The black ones are said to be slightly more tolerant of cold and camouflage … Continue reading

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A bit of Burgoyne

A bit of Burgoyne Bay – Salt Spring Island

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