STK-ID 51841

Series of shots of various birds found in largest raised peat bog on west coast, Delta's Burns Bog. Shots of various songbirds perched in trees, foraging in bog, chicks in nests. CUs of newborn ducklings in nest protected by feathers (3:38). MCSs, MS of Canada Geese with duckling on Fraser river at dusk (0:38). CU of ducklings in nest, only beaks are visible crying out to be fed (0:13). CS of four ducklings in pond (0:09). Shots of two greater sandhill cranes in tall grass, vocalizing (1:53). MS of silhouette of duck in drainage ditch at dusk (0:06). MS of hawk perched on fence post (0:09). MS of heron in tall grass (0:22). MS of silhouette of songbird perched in leafless tree at dusk, LAMLS of nest in tree, CS of nest with bird on branch beside it (0:09).


Excerpt from
Burns Bog - A Road Runs Through It
Vancouver (city)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg, Digital Betacam
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486