Too cold for you to go seek birds outside? You can bird at the movies! The Hitchcock Center for the Environment will be screening the documentary The Messenger on March 16; registration is required, contact the center for details. Before that, Amherst Cinema is scheduled to show Winged Migration on February 22, with a special introduction by local bird expert Dan Ziomek! Get your tickets while you can…

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Plum Island, Newburyport, Salisbury | Full Day | Moderate
March 11, 2017
Geoff LeBaron heads to northeastern Massachusetts to find ducks, gulls, and other denizens of the…

Woodcocks at Abandoned Atkins Orchard - Canceled
March 15, 2017
This trip has been canceled due to habitat degradation.

Fort River Refuge | Morning | Easy-Moderate
March 22, 2017
George Regmund and Nancy Goodman will look for early migrants along the boardwalk at the…

Ashley Reservoir | Half Day | Easy
April 9, 2017
Mike Locher (413-585-5864 or looks for early migrants like Pine and Palm Warblers, Ruby-crowned…

Mt. Tom Reservation | Midday | Moderate
April 11, 2017
Join Tom Gagnon on a wildlife walk on Mt. Tom State Reservation in search of a…


Images of Southern Africa
March 13, 2017
With Chris Fisher

National Phenology Network
April 10, 2017
With Alyssa Rosemartin of NPN

Bird Conservation in Western Massachusetts: from Cranes to Sparrows
May 8, 2017
with Andrew Vitz, Massachusetts State Ornithologist

Sam Peabody and Friends: A look at bird song interpretation
June 12, 2017
With David Spector and Sam Peabody Transliterations, mnemonics, transcriptions—whatever you call them, this program might…

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