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3 edition of Fifty-seven years in the Comox Valley. found in the catalog.

Fifty-seven years in the Comox Valley.

Eric Duncan

Fifty-seven years in the Comox Valley.

Illustrated by Renee Niles. Foreword by J.B. Gilmer.

by Eric Duncan

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Published by J.B. Gilmer in [N.p.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vancouver Island (B.C.) -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF5845 V3 D8 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17397734M

    After attending Point Tupper School, Mel entered the workforce while still a teenager. Above the whale are seen the head and wings of the giant. The first recorded introduction or British Columbia consisted of three or four carloads of oysters, which were planted in Boundary Bay and Esquimalt Harbour in Elsey, As far as can be ascertained, the distribution of the drill throughout Ladysmith Harbour has been unchanged for the last fifteen to twenty years.

    Both river systems are on the east coast of Vancouver Island, and both include a lake and numberous tributaries. Burns says of the fall migration: "While the retrograde movements are conducted in larger numbers, being recruited by great numbers of birds of the year, it is scarcely as noticeable, lacking the noise and bustle of Spring arrivals. John F. Wheelock says: "The site having been chosen, the male clings to the surface and marks with his bill a more or less regular circle in a series of dots, then begins excavating inside this area, using his bill, not with a sidewise twist, as do many of the woodpecker family, but striking downwards and prying off the chips as with a pickaxe. Birds are said to have been released in the Fraser Valley also at this time.

    Mazzotti, H. I have seen them in groves of mixed lodgepole pines and aspens and in meadows where there were only groves of willow bushes. Allen says in his notes: "I have seen one feeding in the manner of a chickadee among the twigs of a tree, perching crosswise of the twig and flitting about actively, gleaning some minute food. In the 's further introduction no details available were made on southern Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.


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