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Lewis Farm Sanctuary Trip Report – 10/19/21

Lewis Farm Sanctuary 10/19/21 Report Written and Submitted by Leader Abby Wolcott Quick facts:  53 degrees and sunny 4 people on the trip 10 species of birds seen or heard Length of trip: 2 miles, 2  plus hours An intimate group of birders gathered at the trail head on this crisp October morning.  As we…

Lewis Farm Sanctuary Bird Walk postponed till 10/19/2021  Wed 8:30 am

Due to the wet season and outbreak of mosquitoes and other insects I  have decided to move the date until after frost. I discussed the matter with the caretakers of the property to help inform my decision. postponed to 10/19  October 19, 2021 - 8:30            Lewis Farm Sanctuary  Wed 8:30…

Northeast Connecticut American Kestrel Box Project – 10/19/2021

Tom's work with the American Kestrel in Connecticut was recognized in the Exploring the Natural World YouTube series episode "A Wing and a Care." Tom has demonstrated what a difference one person can make in bird conservation by devoting time and energy year after year. Over a 10-year period his boxes have fledged an amazing…

Connecticut Wild Turkey Restoration Program Cancelled-Club Zoom Meeting only

Dear Hartford Audubon Society Members, Due to circumstances beyond our control November's planned presentation, CT Wild Turkey Restoration will Not be given during our Tuesday monthly meeting. This change gives us the opportunity, to have casual free form conversation about birds. If you recall, I proposed at the September meeting to start a bird study group. Tuesday…

DelMarVa Peninsula Field Trip –   Nov 12-14, 2021

Nov 12-14, 2021             DelMarVa Peninsula      Delaware, Maryland and Virginia Contact Peter for arrangements Visit Bombay Hook, Chincoteague and Blackwater National Wildlife Refuges as well as Ocean City, Elliot’s Pond, Indian River Inlet and possibly Prime Hook NWR. These are top birding spots in this area. Please contact Peter…

Audubon Bird Mural Project: A Virtual Walking Tour – 11/16/2021

Zoom Program November 16, 2021 at 7 pm Speaker:  Leigh Hallingby Watch for e-mail with Zoom link Audubon Bird Mural Project: A Virtual Walking Tour The Audubon Mural Project is an impressive effort to create murals of over 300 North American birds. Most of the murals are in the Harlem neighborhoods of Hamilton Heights and…

Annual Holiday Meeting – 12/14/2021 – ZOOM Meeting

Annual  Holiday Meeting🌲                  Tue 6:30 pm Will be held via a ZOOM MEETING Continuing a fun tradition, please wear a favorite holiday, bird tee-shirt, or hat! Contact Mona Cavallero (mcavallero1@comcast.net) for details on photos / and slideshows before December 6th to allow time for creating and finalizing presetnation. Please contact Annette with any questions or…

Christmas Bird Count  – 12/19/2022 – Sunday All Day

Dec 19, 2022             Christmas Bird Count   Sun All Day Bird Count Circle 7.5-mile radius from Old State House Join Hartford Audubon Members for the longest running citizen science project  to assess population trends of birds during the winter season.  For one day, we count birds in a circle around Hartford that is divided into specific…

Station 43 Beginners Bird Walk #2 – 1/8/2022 – Sat 9 am

Jan 8, 2022    Station 43 Beginners Bird Walk #2  - Saturday -  9 am 990 Main St, South Windsor Corner of Newberry Rd and Main St  Park in front of stucco house. The second of four morning walks designed for beginners at Hartford Audubon’s oldest sanctuary. Station 43 is an excellent birding area year…

ZOOM MEETING: CT DEEP Midwinter Eagle Survey – 1/11/2022

CT DEEP Midwinter Eagle Survey BY ZOOM MEETING ONLY Speaker:  Ginny Apple Bald eagles were once so endangered that many considered whether to replace them as America’s national symbol. The ongoing story of their recovery as a species, and CT’s healthy eagle population, is a comeback story worth hearing. Join Ginny Apple for a talk…

Canceled: Cape Ann & Newburyport, MA 1/15/2022 – 2 days

This trip has been canceled due to COVID. Jan 15,2022     Cape Ann & Newburyport, MA Sat 2 days Contact Fran at least one week in advance for details Barrow's Goldeneye, Snowy Owl, alcids,  sea ducks, and Northern rarities are the targets of this perennial favorite trip. Be prepared for severe cold and windy weather…