Friends of Kootenay Blog

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Mountain Bluebirds are Back

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  Bluebirds prefers more open habitats like that found in the Redstreak Restoration - Photo by Larry Halverson

Richard Halverson saw a Mountain Bluebird near Invermere on March 6 which is only four days later than the earliest arrival date recorded for the Columbia Valley.

But what ever day they return, they are a welcome spot of colour against the brown grass or snow.