At 9:30 am on June 15-2021, Ryan Tomlinson found a Snowy Plover at the mouth of Mission Creek in Kelowna.
Map to location HERE
This is the 33rd record for BC and 1st record for the Okanagan.
The bird continues on June 16th and has been viewed by multiple observers.
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|Snowy Plover in Kelowna - Photo: Kalin Ocaña|
|Snowy Plover in Kelowna - Photo: Chris Charlesworth|