Big Week of Birding

June 3, 2012By Stephen DesRoches

I am still not a very good birder. I can hear them. Sometimes I can see them. But more often than not, I can’t identify them. If I’m lucky, they’ll land at a close enough distance for an ok photograph. It’s now June and we’re in the middle of birding week.The full schedule of events … Read More

The Dance With Wildlife

May 23, 2012By Stephen DesRoches

It can be challenging at the best of times to come close enough with wildlife. There is always that dance to position yourself in the hopes you do not disturb or scare the bird into flying away. You repeat the cycle of slowing moving closer as they slowly move further away. With each step closer, … Read More

PEI National Park

January 9, 2012By Stephen DesRoches

2012 marks the 75th anniversary of the National Park System on Prince Edward Island and park officials are preparing for a year of celebrations. I believe the actual anniversary is in April so keep an eye on Parks and People for updates and events as we get closer to summer. Parks Canada has also has … Read More