Posts Tagged ‘birdwatching’

Birding in Michigan and Ohio: Kirtland’s Warbler and So Much More!

Prairie potholes, boreal bogs, enigmatic endangered warblers, birding in Michigan and Ohio has surprises around every corner. Our trip will take us to a wide variety of habitats including open prairies (Sharp-tailed Grouse, Western Meadowlark, LeConte’s Sparrow, Dickcissel), boreal forests (Spruce Grouse, Canada Jay, Connecticut Warbler), pine-oak woodlands (Kirtland’s Warbler, Lark Sparrow, Acadian Flycatcher, Red-headed…

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Friday Morning Spring Bird Walks

Weekly trips to birding hot spots around Montpelier searching for spring migrants like warblers, vireos, thrushes, and waterfowl. Led by NBNC’s expert birders. Free for members. $10 non-members. See below for meeting locations: 5/3 – North Branch Nature Center 5/10 – TBD 5/17 – Berlin Pond (Meeting at public access point, Brookfield Road, Berlin VT)…

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Timberdoodling (a.k.a. Woodcock Watch)

It’s spring and love is in the air! We will listen and watch for the mesmerizing courtship flight of the American Woodcock (a.k.a. Timberdoodle), which nests along the North Branch of the Winooski near our nature center. With luck, we may also be serenaded by Wilson’s Snipe and a chorus of Spring Peepers. This springtime…

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Winter Birding in the Champlain Valley

Join expert birder and Americorps Member Teacher-Naturalist Zac Cota on a trip to one of New England’s premier winter birding destinations. Eagles, waterfowl, raptors, owls, snow buntings, winter finches, and more.

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