Closer to home there have been more raptors moving through the area again and Turkey Vultures have been gathering up in large numbers.
Eagles are still hanging around St. Marys, in addition to Great Blue Herons.
Back at the Avon River in Stratford, the end of October produced a few Horned Grebes and a lone Hooded Merganser among the Canada Geese and Mallards.
An the Great Blue Heron seems to be showing off its fine sense of balance on its usual perch!
First frost on the last day of October, and a sign of colder weather to come!