Nassau County Bird Club Meets March 18
Mar 01, 2017 02:00AM
Last month’s NCBC field trip was held at Huguenot Memorial Park, in which the group enjoyed a variety of species including Laughing Gulls, Horned Grebes, Brown Pelicans, Double Crested Cormorants, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Tricolored Heron, White Ibis, Black Scoters, Red-breasted Mergansers, Black Vulture, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Bald Eagles, Black-bellied Plovers, Wilson's Plovers, Semipalmated Plovers, American Oystercatchers, Willet, Ruddy Turnstone, Sanderling, Western Sandpipers, Dunlin, Short-billed Dowitchers, Laughing Gulls, Bonaparte Gulls, Ring-billed and Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Royal Tern, Forster's Tern, Black Skimmers, Mourning Dove, Belted Kingfisher, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Eastern Phoebe, Tree Swallow, Blue Jay, Fish Crow, Eastern Bluebird, American Robin, Northern Mockingbird, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Palm Warbler, Northern Cardinal, Savannah Sparrow, Red-winged Blackbird and Boat-tailed Grackle.
Participants are encouraged to bring binoculars, field guides, sunscreen, bug spray, water, and rain jackets. For more information email Bill George at [email protected]