Category Archives: Lake Montclair

Barred Owl on Lake Montclair

Some days are better than others. Today was one of the better days, because it ended with a Barred Owl flying into one of the trees behind my house. The weather today was unseasonably warm, and I was on my … Continue reading

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Barred Owls Mating

Monday evening was a beautiful spring night, warm and comfortable. I was enjoying it from my office with the sliding glass door open onto my upper deck overlooking the lake. It was very quiet until I heard one of the … Continue reading

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Barred Owls

Last weekend, I took my kayak out of winter storage and went in search of the Barred Owls  that live across the lake in a wooded area surrounding a creek that flows into the lake. I was able to photograph … Continue reading

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Great Blue Heron Spear Fishing

Last week, while cruising leisurely around Lake Montclair, where I live in Virginia, I spotted one of the many Great Blue Herons that also live on the lake. I brought my boat within about 25 feet of the heron, who … Continue reading

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Nesting House Wrens

On Wednesday morning last week, I went in search of the pair of Barred Owls that I have photographed on several occasions. I was hoping to find them on their nest and possibly with young owlets. The owls are in … Continue reading

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Canada Geese Goslings

This evening when I arrived home, my wife told me that she saw two Canada Geese and their six goslings on the lake behind our home, Lake Montclair, Virginia. Canada Geese are very common on the lake. Many of the … Continue reading

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