Haana Nadjuu (Cute & small)

June 3, 2016 0

Xaayda Kil: Tl’lhlk’yah English: Common Merganser (female) Latin: Mergus merganser In Haida Gwaii tl’lhlk’yah are common breeding residents. Males and females look entirely different in breeding plumage, but during their non-breeding ‘eclipse’ from July to […]


Sgalts’id (Red shafted flicker)

March 8, 2016 1

English: Red-shafted flicker Hlgaagilda Xaayda Kil: Sgalts’id Latin: Colaptes auratus cafer Sgalts’id is a charismatic woodpecker with a large migratory range throughout the western half of north and central America. Due to its prevalence across […]