Red-footed Booby (Sula sula) off Haida Gwaii
West of Haida Gwaii
Sep 27, 2018
An adult dark morph Red-footed Booby came into BC waters at 2pm on Sept 27-2018. He was first discovered on Sept 22-2018 by Kyle Brynjolfson, as it flew onto his commercial fishing vessel "La Porsche."
BC Rare Bird Alert
Many bird species are on the move
British Columbia, Canada
May 20, 2016
Did you know there are two different species of hummingbirds in the Vancouver area? The rufous hummingbird is a tiny orange-red hummer that visits B.C. each summer and winters in Mexico, while the slightly larger maroon-and-green Anna’s hummingbird is here all year.
Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly
Brown Pelicans In BC Waters
Discovery Island, Oak Bay, British Columbia, Canada
May 14, 2009
Two Brown Pelicans were spotted off the Discovery Islands near Victoria on May 12. This species of pelican is familiar to anyone who has travelled to the beaches of Mexico, Caribbean or southern USA.