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Old 03-16-2024, 05:50 PM
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Although the lakes are still frozen over the first flocks have shown up in southern Ab.

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Old 03-17-2024, 08:43 AM
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Seen lots of Canadians in Edmonton yesterday also
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Think theyre here to stay or going to push back south with the upcoming cold snap?
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Old 03-17-2024, 04:17 PM
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The Canadas are on paired up on the ice on Innis lake near Olds.
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Old 03-17-2024, 04:29 PM
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No snows here yet, but plenty of Canada geese paired up in the standing water in the fields. They are going to have a tough time in a few days, when the water freezes over.
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No snows here yet, but plenty of Canada geese paired up in the standing water in the fields. They are going to have a tough time in a few days, when the water freezes over.
It will be like water off a ducks back, They will hardly notice. Unless the food sources are covered up for a week or so.
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Yes lots here now ,been a few for a month

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Had to go for a short drive today, saw all 3 kinds of geese, few swans and ducks. They were packed in tight on a few sloughs with some shallow water in them, a dugout, and all along a frozen runoff creek. Likely 15k birds on 2 sections of land, predominantly honkers. Nice to see, and they are about right on time wise, for when they shud be showing here.
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Old 03-23-2024, 06:44 PM
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Old 03-23-2024, 10:54 PM
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Saw about a thousand near Taber today!
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Saw a bunch of Canadas flying over my house on a west end of Edmonton. They were very vocal, I think they were p!shed that the local pond is still frozen and there is snow on a ground.
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Quite a bunch paired up on the neighbor's barley stubble. I was going to text him to check his combine......... but this way we're still friends
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There is one massive flock just north of Warner. There is open water there. Most of the lakes farther north where the birds frequent are still frozen.


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Everything is still frozen solid up here. Guessing it'll be a couple weeks before we start to see them.
Can't wait though!
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These couple were not a happy campers in my hood, lol! The look on their faces was like WTF? Whats all this snow about!
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Last 2 days I've been seeing lots of snows heading north west....
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Saw piles of snows and Canada's on the trip through southern Sask and Manitoba on Tuesday, a couple fields were white with them.
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saw a flock of swans heading north over Redcliff Friday
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saw a flock of swans heading north over Redcliff Friday
I saw them as well. Spring is really here when they show up. I am getting ready to plant the garden in mid May around the 12th. I think
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I saw them as well. Spring is really here when they show up. I am getting ready to plant the garden in mid May around the 12th. I think
Across the road from my place yesterday, the first time I've seen swans this far west.

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We saw a field full of snowies surrounded by canadas east of Edmonton today.
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