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Boisé Des Douze, St. Hyacinthe

A small ecological park in St. Hyacinthe, Quebec, with a creek running through and a few small ponds.

How to Get Here

From Montreal, take subway line yellow to Longueuil and then the bus, about 1 hours, to St. Hyacinthe. With a short walk of 30 minutes you will arrive at the park entrance.

What to See Here

A small creek slandering through a forest with a few ponds on the side. Great spot to observe tree swallows raising their chicks in one of the nesting boxes placed along the nature path.

Recent Photos of Species

Brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater)
Bohemian Waxwing
Eastern Cottontail Rabbit (Sylvilagus floridanus)
Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)
Black-capped Chickadee
Northern Green Frog (Lithobates clamitans melanota)
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)

Species and Seasonality

SpringSummerFallWinter
American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 1 0 0 0
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) 2 0 0 0
American Robin (Turdus migratorius) 1 0 0 0
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 1 0 0 0
Bohemian Waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus) 1 0 0 0
Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater) 1 0 0 0
Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 1 0 0 0
Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara) 1 0 0 0
Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) 1 0 0 0
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) 1 0 0 0
Eastern Cottontail Rabbit (Sylvilagus floridanus) 1 0 0 0
Eastern Grey Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) 1 0 0 0
Green Frog (Lithobates clamitans) 1 0 0 0
Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) 1 0 0 0
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) 1 0 0 0
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula) 1 0 0 0
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 1 0 0 0
Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) 1 0 0 0
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 1 0 0 0

Times a species has been spotted, identified and logged while visiting this park. A species is reported only once / park visit. Consult the page animal tracking about how we log observations in field. Only species shown which we have logged at least 5 times in the Montreal area.

Photos Taken in Boisé Des Douze, St. Hyacinthe

Boisé de Douze

2019-04-22

iPhone 7; iPhone 7 back camera 3.99mm f/1.8; Focal Length 4mm; Exposure 1/4167; Aperture f1.8; Iso 20;

Network of Tree Branches

The trees are along a small creek which runs through the park.

2014-05-18

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS; 4.3-215mm; Focal Length 44mm; Exposure 1/1000; Aperture f5.6; Iso 500;

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