Yearly Archives: 2015

Directions to Tomato Field Pond

Directions to Tomato Field Pond on November 24th  have been posted on the schedule and can also be accessed below. Directions to Tomato Field Pond  

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Interesting Bird Report from Bird Brain

To: BRDBRAIN <BRDBRAIN@LISTSERV.USF.EDU> Sent: Fri, Nov 20, 2015 10:11 am Subject: [BRDBRAIN] Shorebird Bonanza Plus / CCC Beach It is presently 10:10AM Friday morning at The Courtney Campbell Causeway Beach in extreme eastern Clearwater in Pinellas County. With the water … Continue reading

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Recent Sightings Nov. 2015

  A Mountain Bluebird is at the Oasis Visitor Center on old Rt 41. It has been seen on the fence in parking lot. The visitors center is located about 40 miles east of Naples. past Kirby Storter.  A Cinnamon … Continue reading

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2015-2016 Trip to Oil Well Road & Tomato Field Pond

CBC Trip report: 11/2/15, Several members of CBC left early and birded the Oil Well Road and Tomato Field Pond area. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Mottled Duck Blue-winged Teal Pied-billed Grebe Wood Stork Anhinga American Bittern Great Blue Heron Great Egret Snowy … Continue reading

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2015-2016 Bird Rookery Swamp Trip Results are Posted

November 2, 2015 trip results are posted Trip bird: Short Tailed Hawk

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Redpoll Mania

Trip chair Ken Hodgson passed along this interesting info about a  Redpoll migration discussion coming out of Tadoussac Bird Observatory, located near the end of the St. Lawrence in Quebec. From 26-28 Oct, they counted more than 70,000 migrating redpolls, with a one-day … Continue reading

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A Note About the Bluebirds at Babcock Ranch

John Barber, CBC member who monitors the bluebirds at Babcock Ranch sent in this note about the birds. I was out to Babcock-Webb today for the third time this season to check the bluebird boxes.  We have our best results yet–one … Continue reading

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2014-2015 Green Cay/Wakodahatchee Wetlands Trip Results are Posted

The March 9th, sold out bus trip to Green Cay and the Wakodahatchee Wetlands was a great success with 89 species of birds.  The trip started a little earlier this year, but the bus had mechanical issues and we were … Continue reading

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One Bird Left Behind!

This photo is too funny.  Taken on the Green Cay/Wakodahatchee Wetlands trip.

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Additional Trip to STA-5 has been added to the schedule

Another trip to STA-5 has been added to the schedule on March 28th.  Please contact Ken Hodgson, Trip Chairman if you plan to attend and for further information.  Meet at McDonald’s in Immokalee at 7:00 AM as per trip schedule.

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