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The new field trip schedule is out: check out our January newsletter to see where we are headed when, led by whom! But the schedule is not yet complete; the monthly (at least) walks on the Fort River Trail are still being worked out, as is a return to Mount Mansfield for Bicknell’s Thrush. Come back and check out our trips page for updates on these and more…

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Cape Ann | Full Day | Moderate
January 21, 2017
Aidan and Devin Griffiths go to the chilly north shore to look for ducks, alcids,…

Coastal Rhode Island | All Day | Moderate
February 4, 2017
Geoff LeBaron scours the shores of Rhode Island for winter ducks, marsh raptors, and other…

Woodcocks at Abandoned Atkins Orchard | Evening | Moderate
March 15, 2017
Join Jim Lafley on a ramble through the old Atkins Orchard on Sabin Street in…


Great Shearwater Migrations
February 13, 2017
With Dave Wiley of Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary

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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