Category Archives: Events

Programs, field trips, and special activities. See reports for previous field trips .

The Christmas Bird Counts Are Coming

     Beginning on Christmas Day in 1900, the   Audubon Society has been sponsoring Christmas Bird Counts (CBC’s) to help … Continue reading

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The Art of Science: Building a Field Guide with Jonathan Alderfer – Tuesday, October 17th

The National Geographic will publish the newest edition of the Field Guide to the Birds of North America this September. … Continue reading

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Turtles with Kris Hoffmann – Tuesday, September 19th

University of Maine Postdoctoral Associate Kristine Hoffmann brings us a fun and fascinating night of turtle biology. How long can a Box turtle … Continue reading

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Shorebird Workshop with Louis Bevier, Monday, August 28th

THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN FULLY BOOKED.  IF YOU’D LIKE TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITING LIST, PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL … Continue reading

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Lost Among the Birds, the Story of a Record-Breaking Big Year – with Neil Hayward – Tuesday, June 20th (Preceded by a brief Annual Meeting)

Boston birder Neil Hayward was having a mid-life crisis. So what did he do? He went birding. This temporary insanity … Continue reading

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Learning Bird Language – a Workshop with Dan Gardoqui – Sunday, June 25th

Slow down and listen to the birds…and they will tell you nature’s secrets.  Birding can be whole lot more than … Continue reading

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From the Arctic to Brazil By Way of the Coast of Maine: The Semipalmated Sandpiper’s Journey – with Shiloh Schulte – Tuesday, May 16th

Shorebirds are showing the most dramatic declines of any group of birds. Species that undertake hemispheric migrations rely on specific … Continue reading

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Warbler Workshop with Doug Hitchcox on Saturday, May 13th

Just in time for their spring arrival, Maine Audubon’s Staff Naturalist Doug Hitchcox will hold a workshop to teach you … Continue reading

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Using Birds to Predict the Future of Tidal Marshes – with Brian Olsen – Tuesday, April 18th

At the University of Maine, Dr. Olsen’s research program explores how animals, particularly birds, respond to environmental change. Tidal marshes … Continue reading

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Saving the Purple Martin – with Dennis Skillman – Tuesday, March 21st

Purple Martins are beloved birds.   They’re known as harbingers of spring, arriving in Maine in mid-April as a most welcome … Continue reading

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