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  • 09

    Bird Walk at New Quarter Park, 9/9/2017

    08:00 -10:00
    New Quarter Park
    1000 Lakeshead Dr., Williamsburg, Va
    Participants in the bird walk at New Quarter Park, September 9, 2017. Photo by Shirley Devan.
    Sat Sep 09, 2017 8:00 AM
    Protocol: Traveling
    Party Size: 24
    Duration: 2 hour(s)
    Distance: 1.5 mile(s)
    eBird list
    1Double-crested Cormorant
    5Great Blue Heron
    4Great Egret
    2Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
    2Black Vulture
    5Turkey Vulture
    2Bald Eagle
    1Red-tailed Hawk
    5Laughing Gull
    1Ring-billed Gull
    2Mourning Dove
    1Belted Kingfisher
    1Red-headed Woodpecker
    2Red-bellied Woodpecker
    1Downy Woodpecker
    2Pileated Woodpecker
    2Acadian Flycatcher
    2Great Crested Flycatcher
    1White-eyed Vireo
    1Yellow-throated Vireo
    1Red-eyed Vireo
    1Blue Jay
    8American Crow
    7Carolina Chickadee
    9Tufted Titmouse
    2White-breasted Nuthatch
    4Carolina Wren
    1Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
    8American Robin
    2American Redstart
    2Summer Tanager
    4Northern Cardinal
    1Common Grackle
    4American Goldfinch
  • 16

    Field Trip to the Eastern Shore, September 16, 2017

    07:00 -13:00
    CBBT–South Thimble Island (#1), Virginia Beach, Virginia, US
    Sep 16, 2017 8:15 AM – 9:00 AM
    Protocol: Traveling
    0.1 mile(s)
    Comments: WBC field trip
    15 species
    1Double-crested Cormorant
    4Brown Pelican
    2Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
    30Ruddy Turnstone
    1Spotted Sandpiper
    450Laughing Gull
    2Ring-billed Gull
    3Herring Gull
    2Royal Tern
    70Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
    1Carolina Wren
    1Gray Catbird
    1Common Yellowthroat
    1Northern Parula
    Eastern Shore of Virginia NWR–Butterfly Trail, Northampton, Virginia, US
    Sep 16, 2017 9:24 AM – 10:34 AM
    Protocol: Traveling
    0.25 mile(s)
    Comments: WBC field trip
    25 species
    7White Ibis
    12Black Vulture
    5Turkey Vulture
    2Sharp-shinned Hawk
    3Cooper’s Hawk
    1Bald Eagle
    2Broad-winged Hawk
    3Red-tailed Hawk
    1Red-bellied Woodpecker
    1Northern Flicker
    3Red-eyed Vireo
    2American Crow
    36Tree Swallow
    7Carolina Wren
    1Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
    3American Robin
    1Northern Mockingbird
    3Black-and-white Warbler
    3Northern Cardinal
    6Red-winged Blackbird
    4American Goldfinch
    Cheriton Landfill, Northampton, Virginia, US
    Sep 16, 2017 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
    Protocol: Traveling
    0.1 mile(s)
    Comments: WBC field trip
    24 species
    225Canada Goose
    2Double-crested Cormorant
    1Great Blue Heron
    1Snowy Egret
    1Tricolored Heron
    1Cattle Egret
    7Black-crowned Night-Heron
    43Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
    25Black Vulture
    12Turkey Vulture
    1Laughing Gull
    1Mourning Dove
    30American Crow
    12Fish Crow
    2Tree Swallow
    2Carolina Wren
    2Gray Catbird
    52European Starling
    1Yellow Warbler
    Kiptopeke Hawkwatch, Northampton, Virginia, US
    Sep 16, 2017 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Protocol: Stationary
    Comments: Williamsburg Bird club trip to Eastern Shore
    11 species
    2Turkey Vulture
    1Northern Harrier
    1Sharp-shinned Hawk
    1Cooper’s Hawk
    3Bald Eagle
    3Broad-winged Hawk
    2Red-tailed Hawk
    5American Kestrel
    3Peregrine Falcon
    1Carolina Wren
  • 20

    September 2017 Meeting: 40th Anniversary

    19:00 -21:00
    Williamsburg Library
    515 Scotland St., Williamsburg, Va

    Dr. Mitchell Byrd spoke at the September meeting. He is Chancellor Professor of Biology Emeritus at William and Mary and Director Emeritus of the Center for Conservation Biology. He has received numerous honors and awards for his work with birds and conservation issues. Mitchell has been associated with birds for well over 70 years. 

  • 23

    Bird Walk at New Quarter Park, 9/23/2017

    07:00 -09:00
    New Quarter Park
    1000 Lakeshead Dr., Williamsburg, Va
    From left to right: Tori Gussman, Bob Wojtal, Sue Mutell, Andy Hawkins, Bill Williams, Patti Maloney, Susan Wolfe, Tom McCary, Frances Hayslett, Annmarie Wojtal, Linda Cole. Not pictured: Peter, Leah, and Christopher Schweitzer, Sara Lewis.
    Photo by Sara Lewis.
    Sat Sep 23, 2017 5:45 AM
    Party Size:15
    Duration:1 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
    Distance:0.5 mile(s)
    eBird list
    2Double-crested Cormorant
    4Great Blue Heron
    7Great Egret
    1Bald Eagle
    4Laughing Gull
    4Chimney Swift
    1Belted Kingfisher
    3Red-bellied Woodpecker
    1Downy Woodpecker
    2Northern Flicker
    2Pileated Woodpecker
    3Red-eyed Vireo
    6Blue Jay
    11American Crow
    2Carolina Chickadee
    7Tufted Titmouse
    2White-breasted Nuthatch
    3Carolina Wren
    5Eastern Bluebird
    1Wood Thrush
    1American Robin
    3Gray Catbird
    1Brown Thrasher
    2Black-and-white Warbler
    4American Redstart
    4Northern Parula
    1Chipping Sparrow
    1Summer Tanager
    4Northern Cardinal
    1Rose-breasted Grosbeak
    3Red-winged Blackbird
    1American Goldfinch
    5passerine sp.
  • 30

    Picnic to Celebrate Our 40th!

    08:00 -13:00
    New Quarter Park
    1000 Lakeshead Dr., Williamsburg, Va

    Bird Club members and their families are invited to a picnic! There will be a bird walk from 8:00-10:00, activities for children from 10:00-11:30 and then a picnic from around 11:30-1:00 to celebrate the club’s 40th anniversary. (Not open to the public). Check your email for location and more details.