Sunshine for Nest Box Cleaning, February 10, 2018

What a great day for nest box cleaning, sunshine and warm for this time of year. We had a great time. We divided in to two groups and started from the opposite ends of the nest boxes and met half way. Usage from birds was down but we found some …

Birding – DeBoville Slough is a great spot

Birding – DeBoville Slough is a great place to bird (look for birds). It is consistently one of the best birding areas in the Tri-Cities on the annual Christmas Bird Count. DeBoville Slough is always changing, over wintering birds, spring migrant, summer nesters and all year around birds, DeBoville Slough …

Hyde Creek Salmon Festival

We are excited to be attending this year’s 18th annual Hyde Creek Salmon Festival put on by the Hyde Creek Watershed Society. Come out and enjoy a dry afternoon looking at the different exhibits in the gym or see if you can see some salmon in Hyde Creek. There will …

Friends of DeBoville Slough Nature Walk

We’re going for a “Nature Walk”. Join the Friends of DeBoville Slough this Sunday, October 29th from 1 PM to 4 PM for a casual stroll along DeBoville Slough and maybe further. Along the way we will look for birds, identify plants and discuss the natural habitat of DeBoville Slough. …

Dog Days of Summer

All was quite at DeBoville Slough. The ride out to the mouth of the slough was hot, even though it was morning. These are the Dog Days of Summer. Still there was some surprises, like when I stopped opposite the Purple Martin boxes just past the mouth to the slough …

Treefest 2017 – Sunday, September 10th

The Friends of DeBoville Slough will be at Treefest 2017, will you? Come enjoy the beautiful grounds, the many displays and meet the various artists at Riverview. Celebrate the wonderful trees, the heritage, listen to the entertainers and check out the Blackberry Tea. Take a tree tour, a heritage walk …

City of Coquitlam Environmental Volunteers Video

The City of Coquitlam honoured volunteers and documented several of the environmental volunteer activities that take place in the City of Coquitlam. The Friends of DeBoville Slough were happy to participate and are well represented. Here is the link to that video:¬†https://youtu.be/3VVoiYqlTqg Enjoy this video and see how environmental volunteers …

Winter Snow Views 2017

The crisp, clear air made for great views of the snow along DeBoville Slough!

Golden Ears from DeBoville Slough
Winter @ DeBoville Slough
Out for a run, winter 2017