Seven people set out on Thursday’s Nature Calgary trip to sloughs east of Calgary. The day was warm but mostly somewhat overcast limiting temperatures to the mid twenties.
After admiring a Cooper’s Hawk being mobbed by Eastern Kingbirds as we assembled at Carburn Park we went to Langdon and between Weed Lake and the northern end of the Langdon reservoir saw:
Nelson’s Sharp-tailed Sparrow
We went on to the slough near Hwy 24 and added:
Then we went our to Nakama Lake to add:
American White Pelican
Finally we stopped st the SW corner of Eagle Lake to round off the day with:
Great Blue Heron