Author: EngyHis

Species

The Delta Marsh is one of the largest freshwater marshes in the world. Located on the southern end of Lake Manitoba (50° 11’N, 98° 23’W), the marsh spans some 21,853 hectares (54,000 acres). Delta Marsh is internationally recognized as an ecologically important wetland. In 1982, it was identified as a Wetland of International Importance by…

By EngyHis September 7, 2018 0

Venues

Delta Marsh Field Station,ridge birding Access is off PR 227 going north on the west dike of the Diversion, follow signs. Travel time is approximately 25 minutes from Portage. The Delta beach ridge formation dates back approximately 2,500 years ago. Sand deposits were transported by the Assiniboine River prior to this date. The counter-clockwise currents…

By EngyHis August 30, 2018 0