Tag Archives: animals

Chorus Frog Return

One of the surest signs of spring in the Peace Country is the return of the frogs and their concentrated chorus.  And now the amphibian choir is back!  Find a field or a ditch with some calm water in it … Continue reading

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Raven About the Weather

Happy end of January!  We welcome February, whatever it may bring, as one step closer to spring 🙂  Wonder what that groundhog will do tomorrow?

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Flying Squirrels

Did you know there are Northern Flying Squirrels in the Peace Country?  Actually, they range all over Canada’s northern boreal forest, but you could consider yourself very lucky if you happened to spot one. Flying Squirrels are nocturnal, unlike the … Continue reading

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From Manitoba to Spirit River

Did you know that many of the elk you see in the Spirit River area are descended from elk shipped in from Banff? 1964 was the first time elk from the mountain parks were brought north to this region, which … Continue reading

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The Piebald Moose

Last March, a very unusual moose was spotted near Falher.  Please click here to see a picture and the story of the piebald moose. Sadly, the website reports that the young bull was dead within a month of the picture being taken, … Continue reading

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