Keep the Whites Wild is a newly formed non-profit in NH aimed to “preserve and protect the diverse biology, natural aesthetic, and intrinsic value of New England’s White Mountain region.” Member Dave Govatski will discuss the organization’s opposition to current proposed high elevation development on Mount Washington.
Birder extraordinaire Charlie Nims will lead this trip following the Old Cherry Mountain road in search of a variety of warblers on their breeding grounds. Unusual warblers include Canada, Tennessee, and Black Poll’s, while more common birds include Magnolia, Nashville, and Black throated Blue Warblers.
We would like to thank all of our hard working volunteers with an early morning paddle in the Bog. We will catch the sunrise as we paddle the quiet waters of the Bog in search of ducks, shorebirds, herons, and other wetland species seen from the seat of a canoe. Bring your own boat (or [...]
Annual Meeting & Field Day Schedule of Events: 7 AM- Birding at the Brownfield Bog with Keynote Speaker John Pumilio 8:30 AM- Exploration of New Bald Hill Lands 9:30- Wildflower Walk at the Rockwell Sanctuary 9:30- Family Hike to the Granite Quarry with Teacher/Naturalist Mike Dufilho 11:30- Awards and Annual Meeting Noon Lunch Keynote Speaker: [...]
Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day by visiting Pondicherry National Wildlife Refuge where a number of birders extraordinaire will be leading walks at the height of migration. Bring your binoculars.
Join Teacher/Naturalist Matt Maloney as he explores tropical life on the equator through the viewpoint of Ecuador where he spent 4 months volunteering. Home to rainforest, cloud forests, year round snowcapped mountains, and lowland Amazonian rainforest, Ecuador is small but has the most diverse eco-region for its size on the planet.
It’s week two of identifying warblers with Will Broussard. Be prepared as the warbler wave begins!
Education Director Lori Jean Kinsey will lead this exploration for spring ephemerals on an Upper Saco Valley Land Trust easement. This floodplain forest should show us some familiar flowers such as trout lily’s, red trilliums, and spring beauties. Co-sponsored with the Upper Saco Valley Land Trust.
Join bird experts on a weekly bird walk at the Brownfield Bog. This wetland is rich in its diversity of birds as they make their way north to rest or nest. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Wear rubber boots, and bring a snack. Walks will run Saturday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, beginning [...]