Thursday, June 16, 2011

June 16-17, 2011 Belugas at Churchill.

More photos from Churchill, June 16 & 17.

A Harbour Seal at Cape Merry was very curious.

An Adult Beluga.

The Belugas' first entered the Churchill River on June 14th and by June 17th a pod of 20+ was observed feeding off Cape Merry. (Adults with young)

A Beluga surfaces and blows.

A Common Eider coming in for a landing at Cape Merry.

A Gray Jay at Twin Lakes.

A pair of Long-tailed Ducks along Launch Road.

Merlins at Twin Lakes old burn site.

With a nest nearby the adults were very vocal.

A Red Fox with its morning catch.

A least 3 male Spruce Grouse were displaying in the Twin Lakes area this season.

A banded Hudsonian Godwit along Twin Lakes Road is part of many studies that go on at the Church Northern Studies Center each year.

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