Anne Elliott's photos with the Blackie

Mural in Blackie, Alberta

Mural in Blackie, Alberta
I photographed this square mural in Blackie, Alberta, during a recent birding trip to the Frank Lake area, on 19 March 2016. Blackie is a hamlet approximately 70 km SE of Calgary. I looked on Google, but was unable to find any details about this cowboy…
Added on March 25, 2016

Blackie Grain Terminal, Alberta

Blackie Grain Terminal, Alberta
Yesterday, 19 March 2016, I was on a birding day trip with a group of friends, going SE of Calgary, E of High River. Near the end of the day, we called in at the small hamlet of Blackie. We were hopeful that we would see at least one of the Eurasian Col…
Added on March 20, 2016

Blackie grain terminal

Blackie grain terminal
When I was on a birding day trip with a group of friends, going SE of Calgary on Saturday, 14 March 2015, we called in at the small hamlet of Blackie. We were hopeful that we would see at least one of the Eurasian Collared Doves that live there, and we w…
Added on March 18, 2015

Cowboy mural, Blackie, Alberta

Cowboy mural, Blackie, Alberta
Yesterday, 14 March 2015, I photographed this square mural in Blackie, Alberta, during a bird trip to the Frank Lake area. Blackie is a hamlet approximately 70 km SE of Calgary. I looked on Google, but was unable to find any details about this cowboy mu…
Added on March 15, 2015

Grain elevator, Blackie, Alberta

Grain elevator, Blackie, Alberta
When I was on a birding day trip with a group of friends, going SE of Calgary on Saturday, 15 March 2014, we called in at the small hamlet of Blackie. I had been there with other friends two days earlier and I had spotted a couple of very distant Eurasia…
Added on March 17, 2014

I've been waiting SO long...

I've been waiting SO long...
Spent the whole day SE of the city again on 13 March 2014, with friends Cathy and Terry. What a slow day it was for much of the time. Took us just over 6 hours to find the first Snowy Owl - just the tiniest, distant white speck on the ground, far across…
Added on March 15, 2014