2018 Spring/Summer Events Schedule now available in the on-line newsletter.
Next Outing are:
Mar. 14: Old Hemlock Foundation: 7 am: Walk an approximately 2 mile loop through the woods at Old Hemlock. This series of once a month walks from March through July will be a chance to observe migrating birds arriving, establishing territory and breeding on the 232 acres . We will stop at 10 locations for three minutes and log all birds Leader: LeJay Graffious
Mar. 17—Waterfowl Trip, Cheat Lake. 8:00 am at Ruby Ketchy’s Restaurant on Route 857 east of Cheat Lake. 7:00 am if you’d like breakfast first. Leader: Derek Courtney.
Mar. 24—Woodcock Walk, West Virginia Botanic Garden, Tyrone Road. 7:00 pm. LeJay Graffious will lead a search for American Woodcocks displaying over the old reservoir from sunset to dusk. Come join us to witness this amazing spectacle. Dress warmly and bring a flashlight. All ages. Sponsored by the West Virginia Botanic Garden. Please pre-register online at www.wvbg.org. For questions related to the WVBG, please call (304) 322-2093.
Mar. 13 Program: Join us at The Village at Heritage Point for a spring meeting and program on March 13 at 7 pm; everyone is welcome to attend! After a short discussion of recent bird sightings and birds around the Village, WVU graduate student Amanda Hill will give a program, Songbirds as Carriers and Reservoirs for Vector-Borne Disease
If you have an idea for an outing or program, please submit for consideration to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for board members who are interested in growing the sport of birding in the Morgantown area. You do not need to be an expert at bird identification. There are many ways to support the Mountaineer Chapter of National Audubon. If you are interested, drop an email to email@example.com.