Saturday, March, 9, 8:00 AM, Otter Creek Audubon and the Middlebury Area Land Trust invite community members to help us survey birds and other wildlife at Otter View Park and the Hurd Grassland. Meet at the parking area of Otter View Park at the intersection of Weybridge St. and Pulp Mill Bridge Road in Middlebury. Birders of all ages and abilities welcome. For more information, call 388-1007 or 388-6019.
Thursday, March, 14, 7:00 PM at the Ilsley Public Library meeting room in Middlebury, Join us for the last of our three Cabin Fever Lectures for 2013. Albatrosses and their Interactions with Long-line Fisheries presented by Susan Roney Drennan. Susan will introduce us to the beauty and grace of albatrosses that inhabit the Southern Ocean, the practice of long-line fishing, how it affects albatrosses, and some possible solutions to minimize these effects. She is the author of numerous papers, scientific/popular articles and books, including Where to Find Birds in New York State: The Top 500 Sites, The Birders Field Notebook, and The North American Birder's Library Lifelist.
Our previous lectures can be views online here:
For a complete list of our upcoming events, see the calendar on our website: