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Natural Splendour of the Arrow Lake

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Wednesday’s Photos

Hard Evidence for Spring’s Glorious Arrival

After a long and dreary winter, spring has finally arrived. Being four weeks late here in the Arrow Lake region, nature is literally exploding into action. The photos below have all been shot on a single day last week: one at the Fauquier boat dock, two at home, and the other two at the Taite Creek Campsite 10 km south of our small community. Each photo is glorious testimony for the miracle of life through the re-awakening of nature after winter’s long resting period. Enjoy.

IMG_3202BoatDock2

Nature’s Stirring at the Arrow Lake

IMG_2989Violet

Wild Violet showing off its Beauty

IMG_3209HummingBird

Hummingbird on top of a Pruned Maple Tree

IMG_3224Leaf

Tree Branches within a Serrated Leaf

IMG_3220Grass

Fifty Shades of Verdant Grass

30 thoughts on “Natural Splendour of the Arrow Lake

  1. urban liaisons

    Hummingbirds in Canada, I was not aware of this. But honestly from diverse ornithological excursions I know how difficult it is to simply see a lot of birds (quite often only possible with a binocular in large distance of up to 200 m). Therefore my conpliments for this shot!

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  2. Stella, oh, Stella

    Aaawwww, you have hummingbirds! Such a great portrait! I am looking forward to next week’s post.

    The photos are beautiful, no doubt about it.

    Yes, nature is really exploding, we watch the same happening here in Denmark. May has been like summer during the last two weeks, very unusual, but we don’t complain, no, no, we don’t!

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