Re: The venerable cinema six rd
- Hi Jim
you bet. I out up 20 boxes between Cinema 6 and Monica Slough last
week (brining the total to 25). Even though I live in Saskatoon (for
now) my heart is still in Regina
--- In Saskbirds@yahoogroups.com, "Jim Nordquist" <j.nordquist@...>
>We went straight east on said road,not much water
> the Nordquist's went out after supper just to see an owl or two.
> yet,few geese , gulls,snow geese flying every which way. the firstof 13 se owls was spotted on the ground not too far off
> the road. It was doing its best to look like a lump in thestubble, the next one was sitting a little more in the open right on
> the ditch cut. Then it just got busy. At one time I looked at anactual lump with my Bino's just to see two owls further
> back in the field of view. The first snowy,there may have beensome I missed being so busy looking at SEOWs, was
> sitting on one of the few remaining snow drifts around. The nexttwo were on Sasktel pedestals and in the fading light we
> almost missed them. My dad, the birdophobe,spotted the 2nd SNOWjust as I was about to turn the car.the third SNOW
> flew up because it was on a pedestal right beside the road. Numberfour SNOW was sitting tryingto pretend it was part of
> an oil pipeline structure. Almost got away with it ,too except Ijust happened to look at it for some reason. There was a
> possible 14th SEOW ,but I can't be sure. It appeared to be bigbird ,hover-flapping and staying in place,like a kingfisher
> does. It seemed to have a longer tail,but it was at such adistance... oh well,where's my Clarkevision wheni need it? By
> the way ,thanks for the heads up on the Owls ,Jared
> Jim Nordquist
> just a little bit south of Saskatoon,don't juno?
> PS are those blue bird boxes put up by you ,Mister Kratzig?