[Ontbirds] 3 Least Bitterns, Screech Owl Family Bronte Marsh Oakville

Andrew Don adon14 at cogeco.ca
Mon Jun 30 14:17:50 EDT 2008


Saw 3 different least bitterns this morning at Bronte Marsh ,2 hanging in the marsh below a willow tree and another along the cliff side.
Also found just down a little path to the left of the picnic tables a Screech Owl family. Mother,father and 2 babies! They are hanging near the top of a tree where 2 tree branches from 2 diff trees intersect.
Have photos of the owls and least bitterns at
http://www.flickr.com/photos/andrew-don/

Directions:
Bronte Marsh is just north-west of Lakeshore Road W. in Oakville. 
There's a small car park on W. River St.  Follow the path (under the bridge) on the west side of Bronte Creek for a couple of hundred metres to where the creek opens out into the marsh.


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