Is anyone from the Burlington area planning on going to the monthly
Missisquoi NWR bird walk tomorrow morning - possibly interested in
carpooling, maybe with a meandering return to include additional birding if
not too cold?
Please call me if you're interested in this plan, or even part of it.
On Monday, December 15, 2014, Ken Copenhaver <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Join us as we monitor a variety of bird species at Missisquoi National
> Wildlife Refuge.
> This month's Bird Monitoring Walk will be on Saturday December 20, 2014 on
> the Jeep Trail. Meet at 8:00 AM at the Louie's Landing parking lot located
> on Rte 78 approx 3 ½ miles west of Swanton. From Louie's Landing, we will
> drive back the road to the trail head at Mac's Bend. If you have any
> The monthly walks will gather long-term data on the presence of birds,
> their abundance, and changes in populations. The information we gather will
> be entered into the Vermont e-Bird database where data is stored by the
> Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society. These walks
> are appropriate for all levels of birders and provide a wonderful
> opportunity to learn about birds throughout the seasons. Led by Ken
> Copenhaver and Julie Filiberti, Friends of Missisquoi National Wildlife
> Refuge board members.
> After 55 months of walks we have observed 134 species. Hope to see you
> --Ken Copenhaver
> For information on other refuge events, visit: http://friendsofmissisquoi.