Friends of Miles // Post List

2018

December

Airplane: Milos Radakovich
Nature Mosaics by Sheila Gregory and Eugene Knapik

November

Some Birds of Peru (Part 2): Ian Valentine
The Flu: Milos Radakovich
Egrets in Casablanca Port: Maria and Richard
Appendix: Milos Radakovich

October

Red-tailed Hawk: Dr J. Murray Speirs
Some Nature Photographs from the Peterborough Region: Ian Valentine
Wildlife Photos from Brazil: Heather Pantrey
Humber Bay Salmon Run: Lillian Natalizio
Some Birds of Cobourg, Peterborough and Port Hope: Ian Valentine

September

Some Birds of the Carden Alvar and Environs: Ian Valentine
Some photos from Spring 2018 Walks and Elsewhere: Mike Smith
Some Mushrooms found in woods north of Toronto, August 2018: Eugene Knapik
Birds of Sudbury and the Soo: Ian Valentine
The Maestro of Nature: an Essay about TDSB Nature Walks: Helen Kennedy

August

Early Fall Warblers at Col Sam Smith Park: Heather Pantrey
Daisy; David Fallis
Canada Anemone: David Fallis
Starry False Solomon’s Seal: David Falls
False Solomon’s Seal: David Fallis

July

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher: Dr J Murray Speirs
More Birds of Lima, Peru: Ian Valentine
Some Birds of Peru (Part 1): Ian Valentine
Mute Swan: Dr J Murray Speirs
Northern Mockingbird: Dr J Murray Speirs

June

Air: Milos Radakovich
Bonaparte’s Gull: Dr J Murray Speirs
Osprey: Dr J Murray Speirs
Shark Skin: Milos Radakovich
Great Horned Owl at Lambton Woods
Common Merganser: Dr J Murray Speirs

May

Northern Rough-winged Swallow: Dr J Murray Speirs
Scarlet Tanager: Dr J Murray Speirs
Photos from Scarborough Bluffs, May 18: Ian Valentine
Photos from Etobicoke Creek locations, April 2018: Lillian Natalizio
Warbling Vireo: Dr J Murray Speirs
Some of my poems which mention trees, flowers, birds: Adele Koehnke
Jack-in-the-pulpit: David Fallis

April

White Trillium: David Fallis
Crown Vetch: David Fallis
Butter and Eggs: David Fallis
Trout Lily: David Fallis
Coltsfoot: David Fallis

March

Photos from Champoussin, Switzerland, March 2018 by Sophie Boisvert
Photos from Yellowstone Park and Col Sam Smith by Yawen Huang
Bird Photos from Colonel Sam Smith Park (winter) by Lillian Natalizio
Brown Creeper: Dr J Murray Speirs

February

Some bird photos from Indonesia and Algonquin Park by Heather Pantrey
Fox Sparrow: Dr J Murray Speirs
Vision: Milos Radakovich
Nature Photos by Mike Smith

January

How do french-speaking Quebecers say “Canada Goose”? : George Turner
Northern Shoveler: Dr J Murray Speirs
Red-breasted Merganser: Dr J Murray Speirs
American Wigeon: Dr J Murray Speirs

2017

December

Hooded Merganser: Dr J Murray Speirs
Bufflehead: Dr J Murray Speirs
Plastics: Milos Radakovich
Pocket-size Fusion: Milos Radakovich
Big Radio: Milos Radakovich

November

Compass: Milos Radakovich
A good birding trip in Kent / Essex, England: Graham-Ernest Jones
American Black Duck: Dr J Murray Speirs
Gadwall: Dr J Murray Speirs

October

Wood Duck: Dr J Murray Speirs
Mallard: Dr J Murray Speirs
Photos from a walk on a sunny, hot September day at Rouge Hills: Paul Winter
Jellyfish Genes: Milos Radakovich
Just Chew Some Bark: Milos Radakovich

September

Jellies: Milos Radakovich
Naked Mole-Rats: Milos Radakovich
Ear Wax: Milos Radakovich
Flying Reptiles: Milos Radakovich

August

Shorebirds at Ashbridge’s Bay, late August: Photos by Heather Pantrey
Figs: Milos Radakovich
House Sparrow: Dr J Murray Speirs
Black-capped Chickadee: Dr J Murray Speirs
Ward’s Island, Friday June 30. This report is submitted by Leigh Davidson, Dennis Bockus, Diane Klim and Lisa Bennett

July

What is for Breakfast (Hawk style): photos by Tom Knude
Photos from Beechwood / Don Valley: Karen Blumel
Photos by Karen Blumel
Wet Woods Warblers by John Burns
Two Summer Poems by Adele Koehnke

June

White-breasted Nuthatch: Dr J Murray Speirs
Llamas and more at High Park: photos by Karen Blumel
Todmorden Mills (May 12, 2017): Lisa Bennett, Leigh Davidson, Dennis Bockus
Green Heron: Dr J Murray Speirs

May

Baltimore Oriole: Dr J Murray Speirs
Photos from China: Dimitri Zver
Brown-headed Cowbird: Dr J Murray Speirs
Photos by Karen Blumel: Wilket Creek, April 2017

April

When is a Lily not a Lily? Lisa Bennett
Rufous-sided Towhee: Dr J Murray Speirs
American Robin: Dr J Murray Speirs
Song Sparrow: Dr J Murray Speirs
Red-winged Blackbird: Dr J Murray Speirs

March

Cosmic Distances: Milos Radakovich
Leslie Street Spit: Lisa Bennett
Samana, Dominican Republic: Lisa Bennett
Shark Skin: Milos Radakovich

February

Wings that aren’t: Milos Radakovich
Flood Story: Milos Radakovich
Goose Bumps: Milos Radakovich
A Rainy Morning at Taylor Creek Park

January

Nature Walk from Tofino, BC, September 2016: Lisa Bennett
Whale Song
Big Ape
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (10)
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (9)

2016

December

Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (8)
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (7)
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (6)

November

Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (5)
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (4)
Excerpt from the Crystal desert: Penguins (3)
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (2)

October

Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Penguins (1)
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Seabirds
Bee Moths: Pat Lund
Fall Colours
Twelve Men in a Boat – – – and Me: Heather Pantrey

September

Favourite Bird: J. Murray Speirs
Farewell Loons! (by Pat Lund)
Bird Photos: Heather Pantrey
European Starlings by J. Murray Speirs

August

Whaling
The Dog Days of Summer (Article by Ken Sproule)
Flowering Plants
Cretaceous Soup

July

Nature Photos from Lambton Woods: Ian Valentine
Fly on the Wall
On the Trail: Poetry by Barry Clegg
Lady Beetles: Ken Sproule
Small Video inspired by our Walks \ Japneet Kaur

June

Behind the Scenes
Ravens in Whitehorse

May

Wind and Water: Photos by Ken Sproule
Whimbrels at Col Sam Smith Park: Ken Sproule
Ruby-throated Hummingbird: Dr J Murray Speirs
Molly
Instagram App: Article by John Burns
Memories of Petroglyphs Provincial Park

April

Using an App for Birding
The Mourning Cloak Butterfly- Harbinger of Spring: Article by Ken Sproule
90 minutes of birding near Faversham, England
Review of: Wild Urban Plants of the Northeast

March

Migrants
Hey, Where’s the Moon?
Debby’s Fawn
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: The Tern

February

A Long-Eared Owl Through the Classroom Window
Evolution and Horses
Snow and Ice: Photos by Ken Sproule
Excerpt from the Crystal Desert: Memories of Gondwana
Barred Owl in L’Amoreaux Park

January

Bird Photos by Ian Valentine
Bird Photos by John Burns
A Star is Born
Meijendel, the Netherlands
Excerpt: The Crystal Desert: Southern Elephant Seals

2015

December

Adele’s January Week in Barbados
Reindeer Games
Snowshoe Stroll
Penguinologist

November

Excerpt: The Crystal Desert
Photography Tips for Nature Walkers
A Different Kind of Nature Walk Report
To Go or Not To Go
A Surprise Encounter at Col Sam Smith Park
Sandhill Cranes

October

Canoeing the Mountains
Good Nature