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UdeM University of Montreal Peregrine Falcons Nestbox WEB CAM

March 26, 2015 - VERSION FRANÇAISE Peregrine Falcon in rehabilitation – Volerie des Aigles, Kintzheim Castle What you see is the view...
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Lets save the Montreal Botanical Garden Red Fox before it’s too late

March 16, 2015 - A little update from Space For Life, Biodome veterinarian, Jacques Dancosse. Feeding wild animals – a good idea? Publish...
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Don’t waste your money on a SIGMA 18-250MM F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM Lens

October 25, 2014 - SIGMA 18-250MM F3.5-6.3 DC MACRO OS HSM LENS I never personally owned a SIGMA lens before. I stick to Nikon glass, fi...
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White-breasted Nuthatch – returning for Fall

October 15, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE The leaves are taking on their fall colors and many have already fallen to the ground. There are stil...
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Little ladybug without little dots

July 22, 2014 - Ladybug Here’s a ladybug that I found intriguing. She had no visible small dots. These days we see an increasing numb...
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The Dorothy Benson Trophy and the Zoology Award

July 13, 2014 - Last May I was honored to receive the Dorothy Benson Trophy and the Zoology award form the Montreal Camera Club. Both of...
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Female Wood Duck and her chicks – video

July 02, 2014 - Female Wood Duck and her chicks Just the other day I had a wonderful opportunity to observe a female Wood Duck and he...
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Nesting Red-winged Blackbirds

June 27, 2014 - First 2014 Red-winged Blackbirds to arrive Feels like just yesterday the first Red-winged Blackbirds had just arrived...
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The Eastern Cottontail Rabbit

June 19, 2014 - Eastern Cottontail Rabbit Just the other day I had a chance encounter with an Eastern Cottontail Rabbit. To my surpri...
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Feeding White Bread to Wild Ducks and Geese is Killing Them

June 12, 2014 - Lately the local Canada Geese and ducks have been parading with their newly hatched offspring. In local nature parks, yo...
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Introducing the CEP Students in Switzerland to Nature and Wildlife Photography

June 10, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE One of the great experiences I’ve had in Switzerland was to introduce a class of students from the CE...
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Kabania – Nature Treehouse camping in a Cabanita

June 04, 2014 - Kabania is nestled in a cozy little wooded area in Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci, along the Ouareau Regional Forest Park (Parc...
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Le Butor D’Amérique fait fureur au Parc-Nature-du-Bois-de-l’île-Bizard

May 07, 2014 - Butor d’Amérique au Parc-Nature-du-Bois-de-l’île-Bizard En fin de semaine dernière, Le Butor D’Amérique était bel et...
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La femelle cardinale rouge déjà au nid – Parc-nature de l’Ile-de-la-Visitation

May 07, 2014 - Une jolie petite surprise. Une femelle Cardinal rouge n’a pas tarder a établir sont nid au Parc-nature de l’Ile-de-la-Vi...
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Le Moqueur chat et le Moqueur polyglotte ont fait leur arriver

May 07, 2014 - La migration d’oiseaux continue dans la grande région de Montréal. Le mois de mai ne nous apporte peut-être pas encore l...
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May 3rd Ile Bizard Nature Park Birding Excursion with Joel Coutu

May 01, 2014 - MORE INFO: Falco Ornitho – Joel Coutu on Facebook May 3rd Ile Bizard Nature Park Birding Excursion with Joel Coutu Jo...
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The Cooper’s Hawks are Mating in the Greater Montreal Region

April 29, 2014 - In the last decade, Cooper’s Hawks have been making their presence more and more seen throughout the Greater Montreal ar...
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La sève coule au printemps et le Pic maculé est arrivé

April 23, 2014 - Pic maculé, suçant la sève Un merveilleux signe du printemps dans les États du Nord-Est et l’est du Canada est la sèv...
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Sap flows in Spring and the Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers are in town

April 22, 2014 - Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, sucking sap An wonderful sign of Spring in the North Eastern states and Eastern Canada is t...
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Birding Week-end With Joel Coutu – Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary – April 26/27

April 22, 2014 - Joel Coutu’s next birding field trip excursion will take place this week-end, Saturday April 26 for CORDEM and Sunday Ap...
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It’s Spring and the Wood Frogs are finally singing

April 20, 2014 - Spring has been having a hard time settling in the Greater Montreal Region. As of Sunday the 20th of April many ponds, l...
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BPQ April 19 Birding Outing at Pointe-aux-Prairies Nature Park

April 17, 2014 - Joel Coutu will be leading a birding outing for Bird Protection Quebec this Saturday April 19 at the Montreal Nature Par...
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Montreal Birding – 2014 Spring Bird Migration Update

April 10, 2014 - A late start for the 2014 Spring Bird Migration. It’s been just over a week since Canada geese have started pouring in l...
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Birding Excursion with Joel Coutu at the Ile-de-la-Visitation Nature Park

April 08, 2014 - Birding Excursion with Joel Coutu Sunday April 13th This Sunday April 13th take full advantage of the 2014 Spring bir...
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L’arrivée tant attendue des Bruants chanteurs

April 04, 2014 - Cette semaine a marqué une étape importante pour la migration printanière des oiseaux à Montréal. Les Bruants chanteurs...
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The Long Awaited Arrival of the Song Sparrows

April 04, 2014 - This week marked a milestone in this Spring’s 2014 bird migration. The Song Sparrows arrived in the Montreal region. Fir...
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Une maman renard roux enjouée

March 31, 2014 - Cette femelle renard roux m’a pris par surprise. Elle c’est dirigeait vers moi, c’est assise, a gratté quelques puces et...
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A Playful Mommy Red Fox

March 31, 2014 - This female Red Fox caught me by surprise. She just kind of walked up to me, sat down, scratched a few fleas and took a...
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Red-winged Blackbirds Migrate Early to the Montreal Region

March 25, 2014 - Red-winged Blackbird feeding in Snow under the bird feeders Birders predicted we were going to see the first signs of...
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Birders are predicting a first wave of migration with @falcoonitho

March 19, 2014 - Yesterday I scouted the banks of the Montreal Back River (Rivière des Prairies). Birders are predicting a first wave of...
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Pesto the Barred Parakeet is recovering!

March 18, 2014 - Pesto (A.K.A. Pesto the Pest) is a Barred Parakeet with an attitude! He’s currently recovering from a a traumatic experi...
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Pesto, le Toui catherine, récupère!

March 18, 2014 - Pesto (Alias – Pesto la peste) est un Toui catherine (Perruche Catherine en France) avec une attitude! Il se remet actue...
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White-naped Crane and chick added to the Photo Gallery

March 02, 2014 - White-naped Crane and chick One of the nicest animal parks I’ve ever visted has to be Le Parc des Oiseaux in Villars-le...
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Rainbow Lorikeets mating on a vine added to the Photo Gallery

February 27, 2014 - These Rainbow Lorikeets were some of the most curious and interactive birds I’ve ever encountered. We were surrounded by...
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Female Common Merganser in Lake Neuchâtel added to the Photo Gallery

February 26, 2014 - Female Common Merganser swimming in Lake Neuchâtel. Image taken in the area of Font located between Estavayer-le-lac and...
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Double-crested Cormorants in Montreal’s Nature Parks

October 06, 2013 - New images and video Updated 10-06-2013 Double-crested Cormorant The Double-crested Cormorants is not a rare sight i...
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Portrait of a Juvenile Red Fox added to the Photo Gallery

September 24, 2012 - Portrait of a Juvenile Red Fox It’s been a while since I had seen this particular trio of Red Fox. I know the days ar...
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NEW PHOTO: Juvenile Red Fox on the Prowl

September 20, 2012 - There’s always something magical when you encounter a Juvenile Red Fox, especially one you knew when it was just a littl...
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Killdeer Photos added to the Gallery

August 11, 2012 - This week I had the pleasure to come across a whole bevy of Killdeer and a few different Sanderling on the outskirts of...
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Chevalier grivelé – Ajouté à la Galerie de photos

July 22, 2012 - Chevalier grivelé à la course Tout juste ajouté à la galerie de photos: Un Chevalier grivelé à la course le long de l...
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Spotted Sandpiper – Added to the Photo Gallery

July 22, 2012 - Spotted Sandpiper Just added to the Photo Gallery: A Spotted Sandpiper on the run along the river jumping from rock t...
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One Month After Earth Day Montreal is Still an Environmental Tragedy

May 23, 2012 - A few years back I was appalled by Montrealers who carelessly threw their trash all over the city streets. Even more app...
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The Call of the American Bittern (VIDEO)

May 08, 2012 - Male American Bittern Calling Out The American Bittern is an elusive and timid bird that is rarely seen in proximity...
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The sky is falling!

April 27, 2012 - Photographing a Canada Goose can get very mundane for a wildlife photographer. By the end of Spring the abundant numbers...
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3 New Red Fox Pictures added to the Photo Gallery

January 03, 2012 - The Mammals photo gallery has recently been updated with three new pictures of a Male Red Fox. One photo is of a chase s...
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Backlit Photography – The Translucent Feathers of Birds

October 04, 2011 - Ring-billed Gull In- Flight – Backlit With the advent of Digital Photography there seems to be a madness in Nature and...
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Sweet Corn Delicacies and the Three Sisters

September 23, 2011 - Squirrel Stealing Sweet Corn Corn Roasts season or as the local French Canadians call it “épluchette de blé d’inde” is...
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Treehog? Groundhog in a Tree?

September 21, 2011 - Treehog or Groundhog in a Tree? – by Steve Troletti This one got me by surprise. Although it wasn’t the first time I’d...
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The Slow Death of Montreal’s Bois-de-l’Île-Bizard Nature Park

July 14, 2011 - Crackling Bomb Fireworks Aimed at Nesting Birds in the Marsh bois-de-l’Île-Bizard – Photo by Steve Troletti As I visi...
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VIDEO: Juvenile Cooper’s Hawk Feeding

July 12, 2011 - Here’s Clip of a Juvenile Cooper’s Hawk Feeding on a tree days after leaving the nest. I was testing out the ability to...
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VIDEO: Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta) Digging a Hole to Lay Eggs

July 12, 2011 - VIDEO: Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta) Digging a Hole to Lay Eggs Licensing and print sales Most of t...
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Montrealers just as much to blame as “Le Berger Blanc”

June 28, 2011 - Abandoned Female Cat on rooftop with her litter of three kittens – by Steve Troletti One of the latest controversies in...
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Portrait of a Duckling

June 15, 2011 - Portrait of a Duckling - by Steve Troletti This Spring was plagued with unpredictably Cold and Gloomy Weather. Finall...
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Black-crowned Night Heron in Flight @ Sunset

June 12, 2011 - Black-crowned Night Heron in Flight @ Sunset – by Steve Troletti Captured with a Nikon D300s – 195mm – 4/3000 sec – f8...
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Red Fox Kit With Blood Swollen Mosquito Under Left Eye

June 10, 2011 - Red Fox Kit with Blood Swollen Mosquito Under Left Eye – by Steve Troletti What ever happened to the West Nile Virus?...
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North American Beaver on his Lodge

June 07, 2011 - North American Beaver on his Lodge - by Steve Troletti (genus Castor) / North American Beaver (Castor canadensis)...
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Common Moorhen / Galinule poule d’eau

June 06, 2011 - Common Moorhen / Galinule poule d'eau - by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of the ph...
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Mommy and Me!

June 05, 2011 - Mommy and Me! - by Steve Troletti This little Mallard chick is pretty lucky. Apparently the sole survivor from maybe...
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Common Tern Mating / Accouplement de Sterne pierregarin

May 27, 2011 - Common Tern Mating / Accouplement de Sterne pierregarin (Ile Bizard) - by Steve Troletti With Spring well on its way...
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Is It A Plane? Is It A Bird? No..It’s….SUPERGROUNDHOG!

May 27, 2011 - Is It A Plane? Is It A Bird? No..It's....SUPERGROUNDHOG! by Steve Troletti …Faster than a speeding bullet! More pow...
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Merlin Posing on a Branch / Faucon émerillon sur une branche

May 26, 2011 - Merlin Posing on a Branch / Faucon émerillon sur une branche - Photo by Steve Troletti Licensing...
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Common Snapping Turtle / Tortue serpentine (Chelydra serpentina)

May 22, 2011 - Tortue serpentine / Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina) - Photo by Steve Troletti This is by far the largest...
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Tree Swallow / Hirondelle bicolore

May 21, 2011 - Tree Swallow / Hirondelle bicolore by Steve Troletti Tree Swallow on the railing of the main Passerelle of the Parc-n...
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I Can See You!

May 20, 2011 - I Can See You! - by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the gall...
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North American River Otter Swimming in Marsh

May 20, 2011 - North American River Otter / Loutre de rivière by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of...
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Song Sparrow / Bruant chanteur

May 18, 2011 - Song Sparrow / Bruant chanteur by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of the photograp...
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Red Fox Kit / Renardeau / Vulpes vulpes 3

May 16, 2011 - Red Fox Kit / Renardeau / Vulpes vulpes by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of th...
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Cooper’s Hawk / Épervier de Cooper

May 14, 2011 - Cooper's Hawk / Épervier de Cooper by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of the photograp...
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Osprey / Balbuzard pêcheur

May 08, 2011 - Osprey / Balbuzard pêcheur by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in th...
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Translucent Feathers II

April 26, 2011 - Ring Billed Gull / Goéland à bec cerclé Translucent Feathers II - Ring Billed Gull Licensing and pr...
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Black-capped Chickadee / Mésange à tête noire

April 24, 2011 - Black-capped Chickadee Mésange à tête noire Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the...
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Ring-billed Gulls Mating

April 23, 2011 - Ring-billed Gull Mating Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the galleries are avail...
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Ruffed Grouse / Gélinotte huppée

April 17, 2011 - Ruffed Grouse / Gélinotte huppée Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the galleries...
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Ruffed Grouse / Gélinotte huppée

April 17, 2011 - Ruffed Grouse / Gélinotte huppée Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the galleries...
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Male Snowy Owl / Harfang des neiges

January 25, 2011 - Male Snowy Owl / Harfang des neiges Male Snowy Owl / Harfang des neiges, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.
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Female House Finch / Roselin familier

January 21, 2011 - Female House Finch / Roselin familier On January 22, 2011, in Quebec, by Steve Troletti Female House Finch / Roseli...
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Downy Woodpecker / Pic Mineur

January 17, 2011 - Downy Woodpecker / Pic Mineur Photo taken with a Nikon D300s DSLR, a Nikon 70-300 VR lens and a Nikon SB-900 flash...
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Boreal Owl / Nyctale de Tengmalm

January 02, 2011 - Boreal Owl / Nyctale de Tengmalm Found this little Boreal Owl nibbling on a mouse… Licensing and...
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Hey You! A Little Help Reading the Signs?

December 28, 2010 - Hey You! A Little Help Reading the Signs?, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com....
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Black-crowned Night Heron – Bihoreau gris

December 23, 2010 - Black-crowned Night Heron Fishing – Bihoreau gris Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs...
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Nesting Black Tern landing on Nest- Guifette Noire

December 23, 2010 - Nesting Black Tern landing on Nest- Guifette Noire, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Took...
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Least Bittern – Petit Blongios

December 23, 2010 - Least Bittern – Petit Blongios, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. The Least Bittern (Ixobr...
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Turkey Vulture – Urubu à tête rouge

December 23, 2010 - Turkey Vulture / Urubu à tête rouge by Steve Troletti Turkey Vulture – Urubu à tête rouge, originally uploaded by S...
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More Death Floating Down the River – Turkey Vulture / Urubu à tête rouge

December 22, 2010 - Turkey Vulture - URUBU Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the galleries are...
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Great Blue Heron – Grand Héron

December 22, 2010 - Great Blue Heron – Grand Héron, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. The Great Blue Heron (...
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Great Blue Heron Fishing – Grand Héron

December 22, 2010 - Great Blue Heron Fishing – Grand Héron, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. The Great Blue...
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Great Blue Heron Fishing – Grand Héron

December 22, 2010 - Great Blue Heron Fishing – Grand Héron, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. The Great Blue...
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Photographing the Great Blue Heron – VIDEO – Photographier le Grand Héron

December 22, 2010 - Photographing the Great Blue Heron – VIDEO – Photographier le Grand Héron, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.t...
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Lilly Pad

December 22, 2010 - Lilly Pad Lilly Pad, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Related articles Ouaouaron –...
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American White Pelican in Grandby

December 22, 2010 - pélican d’amérique / American White Pelican by Steve Troletti American White Pelican – Pélican d’Amérique, originally...
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150,000 Snow Geese in Flight

December 21, 2010 - Licensing and print sales Most of the photographs in the galleries are available as prints or for licensing. For printi...
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Northern Saw-whet Owl with Prey – Petite nyctale avec Proie

December 21, 2010 - Northern Saw-whet Owl with Prey – Petite nyctale avec Proie, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.c...
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Red Fox – Juvenile Male

December 20, 2010 - Red Fox, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. The Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) is a small canid na...
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Marsh Wren – Troglodyte des marais

December 20, 2010 - Marsh Wren – Troglodyte des marais, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. The Marsh Wren (Ci...
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Attack of the Canada Goose Chick!

December 20, 2010 - Attack of the Canada Goose Chick!, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Just a yawning little...
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End of the Road… Lost Yellow-throated Warbler

December 18, 2010 - Lost Yellow-throated Warbler End of the Road…, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. I to...
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Oies des neiges – Snow Geese

December 06, 2010 - Oies des neiges – Snow Geese, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Licensin...
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Disturbing Find – Turkey Vultures

December 06, 2010 - Disturbing Find – Turkey Vultures, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. One thing that took...
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Snow Geese taking flight in a panic! – VIDEO

December 06, 2010 - Snow Geese taking flight in a panic! – VIDEO, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com....
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