Charles Brandt Photos Salmonberry - Hermitage - April 20 , 2017 Daffodils - Courtenay - April 12, 2017 Bear Creek Park - April 1, 2017 First Leaves of Bleeding Heart - Hermitage - March 28, 2016 Greater Yellowlegs - SaratogaBeach - March 26, 2017 Robin on my lawn - Hermitage - March 14, 2017 Swans - Near Tsolum School - Feb 18, 2017 Deer in Snow - Hermitage - March 1, 2017 Bald Eagle, Third Year - Feb. 22, 2017 - Oyster Bay Hermitage in Winter - Blue Days Hermitage in Winter Snowdrops - Hermitage Varied Thrush - Saratoga Beach Swans Courtenay South Snow on Dogwood - December 9, 2016 Swan Landing Beautiful BC: Sky - Water- Earth Swan in Flight Brewers Blackbird - Summer 2016 - south of Courtenay Sockeye Salmon - Adams River - Haig Brown Conservation Centre Autumn Maples - Hermitage - October 8, 2016 Autumn - September 5, 2016 - Hermitage Pearly Everlasting - Ores Hatchery - September 2016 Douglas Fir Cones - Oyster River Hatchery - September 14, 2016 Dogwood Second Flowering - Hermitage - August 26, 2016 Siberian Miner's Lettuce - August 2016 Pilated Woodpecker - Hermitage - August 26, 2016 Western Sandpiper, Juvenile - Oyster Bay - August 5, 2016 Least Sandpiper - OysterBay - August 8, 2016 Semipalmated Plover - Oyster Bay - August 4, 2016 Hardhack - Dove Creek - July 15, 2016 Morning Glory - Puntledge River - July 15, 2016 Ocean Spray - DoveCreek - July 4, 2016 The Ram - Bridges Rd - June 2016 Young rabbit - ORES Hatchery - June 15, 2016 Dogwood Fruit - Hermitage - June 20, 2016 Swainsons Thrush - Red Elderberry - June 15, 2016 Young Rufous Hummingbird - Hermitage - June 10, 2016 Cowbird - Black Creek - July 2015 Wild Rose - ORES Hatchery - May 15, 2016 Dowwitcher, OysterBay - May12, 2016 BC Nature AGM 2016 Dogwood - Hermitage - April 15, 2016 Dandelions - Puntledge Reserve, Courtenay - April 11, 2016 Skunk Cabbage - Oyster River Hatchery - April 11, 2016 Red Flowering Currant - Hermitage - April 1, 2016 Gold Star - Point Holmes - March 20, 2016 Salmonberry - Hermitage - March 19 2016 Red Alder flowers (catkins - male) along Highway 19, March 4, 2016 Bleeding Heart leafing - Hermitage - March 1, 2016 Sunrise - Oyster River Estuary Common Merganser, Female, OysterBay - Feb 16, 2016 Buffalo - Hamm Road, Black Creek - Feb. 11, 2016 Scoters - Oyster Bay - January 29, 2016 Snowdrops - Hermitage - January 26, 2016 Swans in flight - Dec 4, 2009 - UBC Young buck - Hermitage - January 2, 2016 Winter - Hermitage - January 1, 2016 Highland Cow - Sea View Farm, Black Creek - December 1, 2015 Glacier, mountains above Courtenay - December 15, 2015 Golden-crowned sparrow (non-breeding) - Comox - December 14, 2015 Mitllenach Island - December 11, 20l5 Coast Mountains from Oyster Bay - October 2015 Elk Falls - November 14 2015 Oyster Catchers - near Big Rock, Campbell River - Oct 15, 2015 Last leaf - Hermitage - November 5, 2015 First Snow - Mt. Washington - November 2, 2015 Fall: Large Leaf Maple - Hermitage - October 29, 2015 Japanese Maple - SaratogaBeach - October 14, 2015 Semipalmated Plover - Oyster Bay - August 21, 2015 Dogwood Leaves - May 31, 2015 Hermitage Autumn Leaves - Miracle Beach Park - September 27 2015 Mack Laing Park - Shakesides Cairn and Plaque - Comox Mack Laing Shakesides House - Comox Red Crossbill (female) - Oyster Bay - August 6 2015 Least Sandpiper - Oyster Bay - August 5, 2015 Western Sandpiper, Oyster Bay, August 6 2015 Female Pileated Woodpecker feeding on dogwood fruit - Hermitage, Aug. 24, 20l5 Pink Salmon moving upstream, bridge above Hatchery, Headquarters Creek - August 19 2015 Tansy - Dove Creek Area - August 1 2015 Western Sandpiper - Oyster Bay - August 3 2015 Peeps - Oyster Bay - May 15 2015 Young Rufous Hummingbird - Hermitage Ocean Spray - Saratoga Beach - June 20, 2015 Four pointer - Comox - June 25,2015 Hardhack - June 25, 2015 - Dove Creek Nootka Rose - Hermitage, June 20, 2015 SwainsonsThrush, RedElderberry - Hermitage, June 18 2015 Young Warbler (orange-crowned?), Hermitage - June 6 2015 Swainsons Thrush - Hermitage, May31, 2015 Wesrtern Trumpet Honeysuckle - Hermitage - May 21, 2015 Thimbleberry- May 14, 2015 Robins Nest Leaving - May 3, 2015 Dogwood - Hermitage - April 20, 2015 Greater Yellowlegs - Oyster Bay - March 15, 2015 Garter Snake - Hermitage - April 17, 2015 Trillium - Hermitage - April 16 2015 Fawn Lily, white and pink - Black Creek Nature Park, April 8, 2015 Mt. Albert Edwards - March 21, 2015 Bleeding Heart - Hermitage - March 20 2015 Red-flowering Currant, Hermitage. March 16 20l5 Daffodils - March 9 2014 Sea lions - Fanny Bay - March 5 2015 Salmonberry - Feb 22, 2015 Mitlenatch Island from Oyster Bay Sunrise - Oyster River Estuary Red-breasted Merganser and breakfast - January 15, 2015 Snowdrops, harbinger of Spring - Hermitage, January 17, 2015 Ring Necked Duck - Lazo Marsh - April 18, 2013 Coast Mountains from Oyster Bay Dec 2 2014 Belted Kingfisher - male - Courtenay airpark Surf Scoters - Oyster Bay - December 10, 2014 Deer - Hermitage Elk Falls - Nov 9, 2014 Black Bellied Plovers - August 23, 2014 - Oyster Bay Wild Rose rose hips - Courtenay airpark - Sept 27, 2014 Snow Geese, adult and juvenile, Oct 20 2014 Comox Bay Farm Pink Salmon on spawning grounds Sept 24 2014 Oyster River Autumn Maples October 8 2014 Hermitage Bonaparte's Gull - First Year - Oyster River - Sept 14 2014 Sitka Mountain Ash - Courtenay - Sept 8 2014 Sooty Grouse dusting - August 1 2014 Morning Glory - Aug 15, 2014 - Royston Semipalmated Plover - Oyster Bay - August 4 2014 Honeysuckle - May 27, 2014 - Hermitage Least Sandpiper- August 6, 2014 Merlins at play - July 28, 2014 - Hermitage Hardhack - July 14 2014 - Dove Creek area Cougar - Hermitage Swainson's Thrush, red elderberry - June 18 2014 Red Elderberry - June 22 2014 - Black Creek Gray Jay - juvenile - Strathcona Wilderness Institute June 24 2014 Gray Jay (Wiskey Jack) Mt Washington, June 14 2014 Twins Hermitage June 11 2014 Nootka Rose May 24 2014 Green Heron Courtenay Airpark May 27 2014 Dogwood - Northy Lake - May 17, 2014 Northern Flicker Hermitage May 10 2014 Big Leaf Maple flowers May 2 2014 Skunk Cabbage - May 1 2014 Rufous Hummingbird, Male - Hermitage April 9, 2014 Salmonberry with pollinator - April 14 2014 Banded Black Brant - Oyster River Estuary, April 7, 2014 Rufous Hummingbird (female) andRedElderberry - March 24, 2014 Red Flowering Currant - March 27, 2014 Mountains above Courtenay March 7 2014 Salmonberrry March 9 2014 Herring Fishery March 2014 Herring Fishery March 2014 Herring Fishery March 2014 Point Holmes Herring Fishery March 2014 Chestnut-Backed Chicadee - Feb 19 2014 - Hermitage Surf Scoters male & female Feb 7 2014 Stellar Sea Lion - Feb10, Fanny Bay Bufflehead, male & female, Feb. 5, 2014 Eagles - Comox Reserve Jan 24 2014 Snowdrops Jan 20 OysterBay - January 2014 Snowdrops - January 10, 2014 Antelope Canyon, July 2007 Swan Winter Snow Berries Kingfisher fishing Holly - Hermitage Dec. 5, 2013 Peacock - Black Creek Dunlins - Oyster Bay Dunlins - Oyster Bay Coho spewing with cutthroat waiting Hermit Thrush Pintail male and female Bushtit Autumn Pectoral Sandpiper Least Sandpiper Spider and web Pink Salmon in the Tsolum Osprey Osprey Western Sandpiper Dowitchers - Oyster Bay Lesser & Greater Yellowlegs Least Sandpipers - Oyster Bay Buffalo Black Creek Tansy Mt Albert Edward Hardhack Swainson's Thrush juvenile Ocean Spray 2 Ocean Spray 1 Hairy Woodpecker Bald Eagle - Mt. Washington Oxeye Daisies Black Oystercatchers Cow Parsnip Common Merganser, male and female Thimbleberry, May15 Holly - new berries and flowers forming Band tailed Pigeon Sea Lions - South of Hornby Ferry, April 24 Dogwood Black Brants 2 Black Brants Fawn Lilies Skunk Cabbage Red-flowering Currant Gulls feeding on Herring spawn Rufous Hummingbird Bleeding Heart spring leaves Salmonberry Robin Red Huckleberry in bud - February 22, 2013 Ruby crowned Kinglet Snowdrops Feb 2 2013 Three Swans - Winner of the MARS EagleFest Contest in 2012 Snowdrops January 25, 2013 Raccoon Golden-crowned Sparrow Green-winged Teal Varied Thrush Christmas Holly Mute Swan American Coot American Coot Greater White fronted Geese (Juveniles) Double-crested Cormorants, Pelagic Cormorants and Black Oystercatchers Black-tailed Deer Glaucous winged Gull (Juvenile) Spotted Sandpiper - non-breeding plumage Tundra Swan Black Turnstone non-breeding Large Leaf Maple Red breasted Nuthatch Cooper's Hawk Gumweed Gumweed on beach Domestic Goose Thimbleberry fruit Thimbleberry flower Western Sandpipers (juvenile) with Black Bellied Plover Least Sandpiper - juvenile Bonapartes Gull Pearl Lake, headwaters of the Oyster River Juvenile Franklin and Bonaparte's gulls Franklin gull in flight Northwestern Crow Fireweed Red Elderberry Fruit Red Elderberry Flower Swainsons Thrush nesting in Red Elderberry Ratus ratus Red Squirrel in Screech Owl nesting box Short-billed Dowitcher - breeding plumage Wimbrels Red Knot & RuddyTurnstone with Black-Bellied Plover Male Turkey near Rosewall Creek Female Turkey near Rosewall Creek Flowering Dogwood close-up Flowering Dogwood Black Bear, Hermitage, BlackCreek Dunlins in Flight Dunlins Feeding Oyster Bay Cinnamon Teal - male and female California Gull - Qualicum Beach Fawn Lily Black Brants in flight Black Brants feeding on herring spawn Eagle nest in cottonwood tree Eagle in Nest Pigeon Guillemot - non-breeding Sea lions near Denman Ferry slip - after feeding on herring (photo by Charles Brandt) Common Merganser - Male Canada Geese Defiant Bald Eagle Snowdrops- Harbinger of Spring Sandhill Cranes Dancing Nevada 2011 Starling - non breeding plumage Black Turnstone - non-breeding plumage Young Ravens - 4 months old Yellow-Headed Blackbird - male Yellow-headed Blackbird - female White-Winged Scoter White-Crowned Sparrow Trumpeter Swans Surf Scoters Semi-Palmated Plover Savannah Sparrow Sanderling - juvenile Sanderling Rufous Hummingbird Rock Wren Rock Pigeon Redwing Blackbird - male Redwing Blackbird - female Pine Siskin Northern Shoveler - female Mourning Dove Mountain Bluebird - male Mountain Bluebird - home Mountain Bluebird - female Many Eagles Mallards in flight Mallard Least Sandpiper Lambing Time Kildeer Rock Pigeons Greater Scaup group Greater Scaup - female Great Blue Heron Golden Crowned Sparrow - male Golden Crowned Sparrow Glaucous Winged Gull - breeding plummage Eurasian Wigeon - group Eurasian Wigeon Dunlins Feeding Day old Fawn Day old Fawn Common Golden Eye Group Common Golden Eye California Gull California Gull Bufflehead Group Bufflehead Brewers Blackbird - male Brewers Blackbird - female Bonapartes Gull - stages of maturity Bonapartes Gull - mature Black Scoters Black Oyster Catchers Black-Bellied Plover - non-breeding Black-Bellied Plover - breeding Black Brants Barred Owl American Wigeon Surf Scoters White-Winged Scoter Western Grebe Turkey Vulture Trumpeter Swans Townsends Warbler Two Swans Swan Abstract Trumpeter Swan Steller Jay Saw Whet Owl Rufous Hummingbird Rufous Hummingbird Ruddy Duck Ring Billed Gull Red Squirrel Northwest Crow Mew Gull in flight Kildeer Mew Gull Immature Trumpeter Swans Immature Bald Eagle House Finch - female Hooded Mergansers Harlequin Ducks Gull Turnstones Plover Great Blue Heron Eurasian Collared Dove Eurasian Collared Dove Eurasian Collared Dove Eagle Landing Dunlins Dowitcher Dark-Eyed Junco Cougar Chestnut-Backed Chicadee Trumpeter Swans Fox Sparrow Black Turnstone Pelagic and Double-Breasted Cormorants Bonapartes Gull Black Brants Black-Bellied Plover American Goldfinch Previous PLEASE SUPPORT TIDECHANGE!