Reader photo slideshow September 12, 2013

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Spout River in the spring at Aquaforte.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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April ice in Back Cove near Long Point, Twillingate Island, Notre Dame Bay.

— Photo by Bill Perks

 

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A view in Trinity in March.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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A scene in English Harbour, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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View through a window of Fishers Loft Inn in Port Rexton.

— Photo by Sean Callahan

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A view from the beach at St. Philip’s during a gorgeous sunset.

— Photo by Alick Tsui, St. John’s

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A view from a Duckworth Street, St. John’s home on a Sunday morning as the fog was rolling out.

— Photo by Marylou Walsh, St. John’s

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A view of the ice packed in around Brimstone Head at Fogo, Fogo Island.

— Photo by Gordon Slade

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A view of the beautiful community of Petley on Random Island, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Flowers in full bloom on Fagan's Hill, Riverhead, St. Mary’s Bay.

— Photo by Marion M. Fagan

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A waterbomber drops its load on a forest fire in Maddox Cove, May 4.

— Photo by Keith Noble

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Reflections at Virginia River as it flows into Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A little sparrow having a rest on the Virginia Park trail.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A cat tries to get a scratch from a lamb at Harbour Grace.

— Photo by Rita Chafe

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Winter sunshine in St. John’s.

— Photo by Pauline Forsyth

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A picture taken on Signal Hill walking trail.

— Photo by Ashlene Doyle

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A robin is a sign of spring in this St. John’s backyard.

— Photo by Ed Matthews

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 On a sunny afternoon, this ruffed grouse on Bauline Line is wondering whether to cross the road.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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An opportunistic crow flies away with a tidbit of food picked up in the St. John’s area.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Taken near the south point in Bay Bulls on the East Coast Trail on April 29.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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A scenic section of the East Coast Trail in Witless Bay.

— Photo by Brandon Whelan

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Leah feeds a grey jay on a back deck.

— Photo by Bud Smith

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Is it a wood shed or a shed of wood?

— Photo by Ed Vincent, Harcourt, T.B.

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A weathered old fishing premises in Gooseberry Cove, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Les Sweetapple

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A scene in Heart’s Desire, Trinity Bay. Wood stacked to dry before being put to use.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Plump and bright-eyed robin hangs around a St. John’s neighbourhood.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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Waves crashing at Tors Cove.

— Photo by Jennifer Power

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Ducks enjoy the flowing water in Bowring Park in St. John’s.

— Photo by Jennifer Power

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A starling is pictured in the grass in the St. John’s area.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A photo of a waterbomber at work near Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove during a recent brush fire.

— Photo by Bernadette Gentry

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A gull on a leisurely flyby at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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This tree at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s has become a makeshift lost and found tree.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Hikers enjoy the afternoon at Motion Head in Torbay.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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A scene in the town of Trinity, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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A view of English Harbour, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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Sunset over Corner Brook.

— Photo by Sean Callahan

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A ruffed grouse showing off its beautiful neck feathers.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A sharp shinned hawk is pictured in St. John’s area garden.

— Photo by Donna Hoyles

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American Goldfinch gather at a backyard feeder.

— Photo by Cheryl Fagner

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An old well house in Harbour Main.

— Photo by Adrian Woodford

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This black visitor seems to be looking for shelter from the rain.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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Freshwater River with Cape St. Francis in the distance, Biscan Cove, East Coast Trail.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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A spring scene in Champney’s West in March.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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Beautiful day in Aspey Brook, Random Island.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A young otter surfaces at Quidi Vidi Lake on May 1.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A catch of sea urchins at the dock in Burnside, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A root cellar in Maberly, Trinity Bay, in February.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove

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A playful 10-week-old Torque torments his larger friend, 10-year-old Harley, in Labrador West.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A crafty spider in Wabush, Labrador, sets up its web on a tree branch.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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An old boat engine rusts away on the beach at Freshwater, Carbonear.

— Photo by Bill Westcott

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A live snail snuggles up to this ornament snail in a St. John’s garden.

— Photo by Alison Mews

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Fort Amherst is pictured above this ship leaving St. John’s harbour on a summer day.

— Photo by Les Sweetapple, St. John’s

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An old wooden trap skiff rests at the edge of the harbour in Ferryland.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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People wander around the shoreline outside the marine lab at Logy Bay.

— Photo by Donald Jackman, Mount Pearl

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An old root cellar is seen at Lead Cove, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Doreen Whalen, Mount Pearl

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A sparrow is photographed at Quidi Vidi on a summer’s day.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A duck and ducklings in a garden close to Bowring Park in St. John’s.

— Photo by Sharon Basha

 

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A beautiful day for a picnic on the land surrounding the Ferryland lighthouse.

— Photo by Margie McFarlane

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A fox seen by hikers on the East Coast Trail near Cabot Tower/Quidi Vidi one hot summer evening had a leaf stuck to its face. The fox stopped and posed for a few pictures before deciding to remove the leaf and continue on its way.

— Photo by William Follett

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This young murre was seen near Maddox Cove, seemingly having a bit of a struggle on the slippery rocks.

— Photo by Ferne Williams, St. John’s

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A view of Bay de Verde Harbour in August.

— Photo by Ray Reiser

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A photo taken from outside the Narrows of St. John’s harbour.

— Photo by Les Sweetapple, St. John’s

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A view of Middle Cove on a warm summer day.

— Photo by Donald Jackman

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An old van seen travelling on the Trans Canada Highway in Newfoundland.

— Photo by Annie Parrott, Grand Falls-Windsor

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A sparrow rests atop branches containing bunches of berries.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A cruise ship prepares to leave St. John’s harbour as night sets in.

— Photo by Jeff Sturge

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A hiker checks the view of Torbay Point from Cobbler Path along the East Coast Trail.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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Beautiful purple daisies reflect the early morning sun in St. John’s.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Swans seek out cooler areas at Bowring Park in St. John’s on a warm summer day.

— Photo by Deanna Janes

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A foxglove afire against the dark evening sky in St. Philip’s.

— Photo by Kim Ploughman

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Horses play in a meadow at Freshwater, Carbonear.

— Photo by Elizabeth Westcott

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Gros Morne Mountain is pictured from Rocky Harbour.

— Photo by Doug Barnes, Grand Falls-Windsor

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A view of St. Luke’s Anglican Church in Newtown, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by William Green, St. John’s

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A scene in Wesleyville, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by Perry J. Howlett, Goulds

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A bit of fog in this view of Quidi Vidi.

— Photo by Jim Costello

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Long grass appears to be attacking this young tree in Labrador West.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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Northern lights, in the shape of a ribbon in the night sky, appear over homes in Labrador City.

— Photo by Neil Simmons, Labrador City

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A male American Goldfinch and, what it appears to be. a brown female American Goldfinch are viewed at a bird feeder mounted on a deck.

— Photo by Anne Boggan, Old Perlican and New York City

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Squirrel hanging out in an east end St. John’s backyard enjoying some bird seed.

— Photo by Amanda L Mahoney

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A scene in Perry's Point in Newtown, Bonavista North.

— Photo by Deanna Janes

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Hikers take in Cobbler Path of the East Coast Trail for the views and the blueberries.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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Following a downpour of rain, this rainbow was seen from Gaylia Reid's backyard in Dildo, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Yun Qing Fu, Beijing and in Newfoundland on vacation

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A sunset view from a deck in Clears Cove, Fermeuse, on the southern shore.

— Photo by Mary van Thiel

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A view of the shoreline in Chamberlains, C.B.S., at sunset.

— Photo by Marilyn Crotty

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A view of an inviting trellis in a local garden with beautiful honeysuckle climbing to the sunlight.

—   Photo by Maureen Murphy

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A view from two colourful chairs on the edge of a bank looking towards the ocean in Bay Roberts. Part of the Shoreline Walkway.

— Photo by Mona Budden

 

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Shoal Harbour River near Clarenville.

— Photo by Cy McGettigan

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A tranquil winter scene on the Waterford River in St. John’s.

— Photo by Ray Stanford

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Silhouette of the historic lighthouse at Cape Spear at sunset on a December evening.

— Photo by Wade Janes, Gander

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Snowmobile trail in central Newfoundland.

— Photo by Doug Barnes, Grand Falls-Windsor

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In an open field along the Main Road in the Goulds area of St. John’s, an old shed is guarded by the bare branches of trees.

 — Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Maggie the birder sits on two cushions on a stool and watches the birds at the feeder in a St. John’s home.

— Photo by Ferne Williams

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Lesser yellowlegs in flight.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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The sunrise is pictured through the Narrows of St. John’s harbour from Nunnery Hill in March.

— Photo by Lionel Westaken March 7, 2013

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A fox checks out the traffic on Signal Hill in St. Joh’s on a March night.

— Photo by Anahareo and Marco Dölle

 

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A little owl visited the aged lilac trees in the backyard of a downtown St. John’s residence in February. The owl stayed the entire day.

— Photo by Chantal Rodgers

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High-powered racing snowmobiles gather at Ski White Hills near Clarenville.

— Photo by Edward Vincent, Harcourt, T.B.

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A mother duck and her close-knit family.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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A black capped chicadee flicking seeds at a local feeder.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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An Air Canada flight prepares for touch down in St. John's.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Chanti, a five-month-old female boxer, celebrates its graduation from eight weeks of obedience training at Topsailstar Pet Centre in St. John’s. Chanti is owned by Terri Escott and Eddy Singh, C.B.S.

— Photo submitted by Bernice Escott

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A scene along the East Coast Trail, on Sugarloaf Path, on Patrick's Day weekend.

— Photo by Alick Tsui, St. John's

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The old lighthouse at Cape Spear . You can seen the 'new' lighthouse in the background.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A touch of spring at Eastport Beach, Bonavista Bay.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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High seas at Upper Amherst Cove in March.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

 

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A scene in English Harbour, Trinity Bay, in March.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove, Bonavista Bay

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Still water is seen during an evening at Bellevue.

— Photo by Sean Callahan

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The sun sets over Corner Brook and the Bay of Islands.

— Photo by Sean Callahan

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An otter enjoys a snack at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

— Photo by Doreen Galway

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A young eagle hids in the branches of a tree near Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John’s.

— Photo by Doreen Galway

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High waves seen from Round Cove Hill on the East Coast Trail.

— Photo by Marie Pittman

 

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The clouds reflect the colour from a beautiful sunset over Conception Bay.

— Photo by Margaret Templeton

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A bumblebee works industriously on a spike of Veronica (Speedwell) in a St. John’s backyard.

— Photo by Marilyn Keller

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This little dog seems to enjoy lying among the cabbage in a garden in Gaskiers, St. Mary’s Bay.

— Photo by Margaret Snook

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The ever tasty Newfoundland blueberries, there for your picking.

— Photo by Susan Chalker Browne

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A gull enjoyes its perch on a garbage recepticle overlooking Carbonear.

— Photo by Betty Westcott

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An amazing sunset over Cupid’s harbour on an August evening.

— Photo by Charles and Elaine Smith, Coley's Point

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A family day at Manuel's River.

— Photo by Donald Jackman, Mount Pearl

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A baby chipmunk near a cabin on Vineland Road off Salmonier Line.

— Photo by Sherry Day, Mount Pearl

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A view of Signal Hill in St. John’s.

— Photo by Perry J. Howlett, Goulds

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Some of the vehicles that took part in the first Annual Cruise for Critters on Labour Day in St. John’s.

— Photo by Cameron Martin

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A root cellar tucked into the hillside in Trinity Bight

—   Photo by Pat Walsh, Mount Pearl

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A quiet and tranquil summer evening in Cape Broyle.

— Photo by Patrick Rouzes, St. John’s

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A foal at the racetrack in the Goulds area of St. John’s poses for a picture. — Photo by Perry J. Howlett, Goulds

 

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At a small cove in Colliers Bay, a fishing boat gently swings at anchor in the summer breeze. — Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Water lilies add colour to the beauty of late summer, just outside of Dunville, Placentia Bay.

— Photo by Margie McFarlane

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Final resting place of the Home, a well-known vessel that sailed Newfoundland’s coasts for years. The photo was taken in Jersey Harbour on the south coast.

— Photo by Walter Vallis, Harbour Breton.

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Colour in drizzle on an undeveloped section of Silver Mine Head Path, East Coast Trail, on Motion Head, Torbay.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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A quiet day in Brigus South.

— Photo by Frank O'Leary

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A scene in Twillingate Harbour.

— Photo by Doreen Whalen, Mount Pearl

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A duplex fishing shed on the Northern Peninsula.

— Photo by Doug Barnes, Grand Falls-Windsor

 

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A view looking to the north side of Bay Bulls from Mickeleens Path of the East Coast Trail.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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A view in Champney’s Arm, Trinity Bay, on March 6.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove

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A cold river view.

— Photo by John Raymond

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A beautiful male Northern three-toed woodpecker looking for food at Topsail Pond.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Ominous clouds move past Sandy Cove, Bonavista Bay, to reveal a beautiful dusk.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Moose sighted on Linegar Avenue in Shea Heights at 7:30 a.m. on a Thursday morning in September.

— Photo by Gwen Tibbo

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A beautiful morning sky in Spaniard’s Bay.

— Photo by Bernadette Vokey

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A chipmunk enjoys a meal of peanuts in Conception Bay South.

— Photo by Clayton Peach

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Bichon Frise Gracie tries on a halloween outfit.

— Photo by Nellie Button, Mount Pearl

 

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Gibbitt Hill and Deadmans Pond (next to Geo Centre on Signal Hill in St. John’s) on Dec. 8.

— Photo by Ray Stanford

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Cut wood chunks piled up to one side show work being done at the wood pile in Seal Cove, C.B.S.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A scene in Butterpot Park.

— Photo by Ferne Williams                                                              

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The Manuels River is pictured recently.

— Photo by Ray Stanford

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The Atlantic Osprey is pictured in a busy St. John’s harbour.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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The Beothuk Interpretation Centre in Boyds Cove.

— Photo by Bill Perks

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Mummers are pictured from December 2011.

— Photo by Pat Walsh, Mount Pearl

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A chipmunk or squirrel invades a bird house.

— Photo by Edward Vincent, Harcourt, T.B.

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Cape Broyle Head on the East Coast Trail, as seen from Big Broad Cove in Calvert.

— Photo by Jantje Van Houwelingen

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Bluejays clean out a plate of peanuts and seem to be waiting around for more.

— Photo by Marcheta Gallant

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At Avondale, these narrow-gauge rails and track bed are a reminder of the Newfoundland Railway.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A small rail car once used to by Newfoundland Railway crews on track maintenance.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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This snowplough at Avondale Station still seems ready for use.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A scene in Green’s Harbour, Trinity Bay.

— Photo by Marilyn Crotty, C.B.S.

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A juvenile Northern Harrier seen at Mundy Pond. It’s a little late leaving the province this time of year.

— Photo by Les Sweetapple, St. John’s

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Ocean swell rushes in past rocks and spray flies high in Middle Cove.

—   Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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The reflection of the sky and trees seen in a mirror-like pond surface.

— Photo by Pat Walsh, Mount Pearl

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First snow of the season at Kents Pond in St. John’s.

— Photo by Dixie Parsley

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On a cold afternoon a wave watcher gazes at the large ocean swell breaking onshore at Middle Cove.

— Photo by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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Wind driven snow is sculpturerd along the edge of a rural roadside ditch. — Photo submitted by Neville Webb, Mount Pearl

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A wintery scene in November between Amherst Cove and Catalina.

— Photo by David Borland, Upper Amherst Cove

In this age of the digital camera, Telegram readers from all over the province are taking lots and many beautiful photos that depict the wonderful sights and scenes in this land. From the smallest cove and harbour, to the grandest sunsets and vistas, readers are capturing images of this province like never before. There are closeups of plants and insects, and photos of wild and domestic animals. There are pictures of people on hiking trails along the coast and in many other amazing locations. Here are some of those amazing photos from Telegram readers.

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  • Peter Given
    September 28, 2013 - 08:12

    What a beautiful country!