Birds of the Lake St. John region, Quebec

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Birds -- Québec (Prov


Québec (Prov

Statementby W. Earl Godfrey and A. L. Wilk.
SeriesCanada. National Museum, Ottawa. Bulletin, no. 110., Biological series,, no. 36, Bulletin (National Museum of Canada),, no. 110., Bulletin (National Museum of Canada)., no. 36.
ContributionsWilk, A. L., joint author.
LC ClassificationsQH1 .C13 no.110
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL271999M
LC Control Numbers 49000007

Get this from a library. Birds of the Lake St. John region, Quebec. [W Earl Godfrey; A L Wilk]. Nature Guide to Atlantic Canada Erin McCloskey & Gregory Kennedy Lone Pine Publishing.

"This book features over species of mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles, fish, inverterbrates, trees, shrubs and vines, as well as ferns and grasses with size, habitat, behaviour, range and natural history information and colour illustrations. This is a list of bird species confirmed in the Canadian province of otherwise noted, the list is that of the Regroupement QuébecOiseaux (RQ) Checklist of the Birds of Quebec as of April The RQ Checklist contains species, and one more has been added from eBird records through May Of the resulting species presented here, are casual as defined below.

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Quebec lakes larger than km 2 ( sq mi); Lake Area (including islands) Altitude Depth max. Volume Caniapiscau Reservoir: 4, km 2 (1, sq mi): m (1, ft) 49 m ( ft).

Birds in the St. Lawrence region are the subspecies Somateria mollissima dresseri; they breed in colonies that can number up to 10, nests. Adult breeding drakes are stunning animals, with formal white-and-black bodies crowned with a black cap and a greenish nape.

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White eyebrows are conspicuous. Tail is long and white-edged with dark bars. Bill is long and slightly decurved. Legs and feet are gray.

Eastern populations are red-brown, Northwestern birds are more brown, and Western Interior birds are gray-brown. Bird Watching on St. John With more than species of birds in the US Virgin Islands, St. John’s vast national park land is the best place to explore and do some good old fashioned bird watching.

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See also WorldCat (this item) plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the. The most populated region is the St Lawrence River valley in the south. The region is low-lying and flat, and the combination of rich and easily arable soils and the province’s warmest climate make the valley Quebec’s most prolific agricultural area.

and show that the Amos region is an area of intergradation" (Godfrey ). Note that specimens from Lake St. John, Quebec and Ottawa, Ontario are referable to hypochrysea but show slight intergradation toward palmarum (RandRandGodfrey and WilkTodd ). In reference to six specimens from Lake St.

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John River Valley - 4 Kennebecasis River Valley - 5 Clinging as it does to the shore of the Bay of Fundy, the City of Saint John encompasses a variety of coastal habitats. In Quebec, the Lower Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Plain Bird Conservation Region (BCR QC) corresponds approximately with the St.

Lawrence Lowlands. Although it is the smallest BCR in the province, it is the most densely populated with close to 75% of Quebec’s population. The mild climate and fertile soil that characterize this area have been major drivers of agricultural development, so.

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Among the best places for bird watching are regional and national parks and interpretation centres. One of the most popular ornithological activities is observing migratory birds. In the spring and fall, thousands of snow geese stop over along the St.

Lawrence River. The flocks of birds ripple along the shores like a living tide and when these creatures take flight, observers are treated to a.

Great Lakes Seaway Trail is a birdwatchers’ paradise year’round. The mile byway that is one of America’s Byways and a National Recreation Trail parallels the bird-friendly waters of the St. Lawrence River, Lake Ontario, Niagara River and Lake Erie. This fact sheet offers a mere sampling of the speciesFile Size: 4MB.

The North Shore or Côte-Nord is a region of Quebec on the shore of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Init had ab residents in an area about the size of Italy. It is divided into two tourist regions: Duplessis and Manicouagan. View the profiles of people named John Bird.

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