Greater Victoria, Gulf Islands, Cowichan Valley, Nanaimo and Centrial Island, Port Alberni, Tofino, North Island
By ogopogo
#87097
Jan 29_2018 Monday-A Brown Booby found in some distress at Ogden Point Breakwater readily accepted Victoria hospitality from a local employee, Central Vet Hospital (they look after all things wild) and SPCA's Wild ARC Metchosin where she is currently recovering. It is a rare sighting this far north. The west coast weather has been pretty wild lately. Read her story with comments by Ann Nightingale:
http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local ... 1.23160988
By ogopogo
#87143
sadly, Brown Booby passed away Feb 3 at Wild ARC, according to Melissa Hafting's update on Rare Bird Alert. thanks for the update Mel. They did everything they could.

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