Rare bird

Burns Lake locals Derrik Denholm and Ben Reynolds spotted this turkey vulture near Wisteria.

Burns Lake locals Derrik Denholm and Ben Reynolds spotted this turkey vulture near Wisteria.

These are more common in the Southern part of B.C.; however this is the extreme Northern extent of their range.

Denholm said this was his first turkey vulture sighting in 25 years of forestry work.

See story next week.