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Christmas Bird Count – 2023 Results
Bird Count Results and Report — by George Sirk Top photo – Red-breasted Sapsucker, George...
Heritage Apple Trees – Living History
Residents were able to order young apple trees locally from Vancouver nurseries and also from...
Fossils – Never-ending Story – with Conclusion
Part Two – The year 2018 brought changes that had major impacts on the continuation...
Beasley or Beesley – What Is Going On?
Beasley or Beesley – What is going on? Why the same road has two different...
Fossils – Never-ending Story – with Conclusion
Part One – The story began a long time ago, with my complaint to a...
Silver-spotted Skipper Update
Since the posting of the Cortes Island Museum’s blog Still Alive and Skipping in 2018,...
The Mystery of the Perambulating Clam
Some time ago, Aileen and I found a Manila clam near our house, which is...
The Hunt for Chris (Chris’s Lagoon)
I get asked, “Who was Chris’s Lagoon named after?” My father and grandfather would have...
Spring Migration Bird Count Event, 7 May 2022
Cortes Island Spring Count – A Success! The weather on May 7 was very favourable...