Bird Walk at New Quarter Park, 9/9/2017http://williamsburgbirdclub.org/event/bird-walk-at-new-quarter-park-2-2/
1 Double-crested Cormorant 5 Great Blue Heron 4 Great Egret 2 Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2 Black Vulture 5 Turkey Vulture 1 Osprey 2 Bald Eagle 1 Red-tailed Hawk 5 Laughing Gull 1 Ring-billed Gull 2 Mourning Dove 1 Belted Kingfisher 1 Red-headed Woodpecker 2 Red-bellied Woodpecker 1 Downy Woodpecker 2 Pileated Woodpecker 2 Acadian Flycatcher 2 Great Crested Flycatcher 1 White-eyed Vireo 1 Yellow-throated Vireo 1 Red-eyed Vireo 1 Blue Jay 8 American Crow 7 Carolina Chickadee 9 Tufted Titmouse 2 White-breasted Nuthatch 4 Carolina Wren 1 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 8 American Robin 2 American Redstart 2 Summer Tanager 4 Northern Cardinal 1 Common Grackle 4 American Goldfinch
Field Trip to the Eastern Shore, September 16, 2017http://williamsburgbirdclub.org/event/field-trip-to-the-eastern-shore-september-16-2017/
7 White Ibis 12 Black Vulture 5 Turkey Vulture 1 Osprey 2 Sharp-shinned Hawk 3 Cooper’s Hawk 1 Bald Eagle 2 Broad-winged Hawk 3 Red-tailed Hawk 1 Red-bellied Woodpecker 1 Northern Flicker 3 Red-eyed Vireo 2 American Crow 36 Tree Swallow 7 Carolina Wren 1 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3 American Robin 1 Northern Mockingbird 3 Black-and-white Warbler 3 Northern Cardinal 6 Red-winged Blackbird 4 American Goldfinch Cheriton Landfill 225 Canada Goose 2 Double-crested Cormorant 1 Great Blue Heron 1 Snowy Egret 1 Tricolored Heron 1 Cattle Egret 7 Black-crowned Night-Heron 43 Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 25 Black Vulture 12 Turkey Vulture 1 Laughing Gull 1 Mourning Dove 30 American Crow 12 Fish Crow 2 Tree Swallow 2 Carolina Wren 2 Gray Catbird 52 European Starling 1 Yellow Warbler 105 Bobolink
September 2017 Meeting: Note change in venuehttp://williamsburgbirdclub.org/event/september-meeting/Williamsburg Library515 Scotland St., Williamsburg, Va
We will be celebrating the Club’s 40th anniversary! The meeting will take place in the theater of the Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland St., Williamsburg, Va., at 7:00.
Dr. Mitchell Byrd will be the speaker 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. He will talk about some of the changes in our avifauna over that time, some of the projects he has been involved with, some of the conservation issues that he has been involved in, and what he sees for the future of birds.
Bird Walk at New Quarter Park, 9/23/2017http://williamsburgbirdclub.org/event/bird-walk-at-new-quarter-park-5/
7:00-9:00 a.m. 1000 Lakeshead Dr., Williamsburg Meet in parking lot near park office.
Bring binoculars or borrow some from the office. Free and open to the public.
Picnic to Celebrate Our 40th!http://williamsburgbirdclub.org/event/picnic/
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.