Monarchs and their amazing migration to Mexico are in peril for many reasons. Learn about the monarch life cycle, migration, cycle, how you can attract them to your home garden or favorite public space, and how to raise them to send them on their fall journey. Resources for milkweed and garden design also included.
Sunday, 6 Nov 2016
ASNV’s FREE Christmas Bird Count Workshop relates the history, purpose, and scope of CBCs generally, explains how we organize our CBC, and shows where the data goes and how it is used.
Bird Walks and Field Trips
Larry Meade leads this walk along wood edge and meadow. We’ll look for the sparrows and many other species that use this habitat.
Join leader Jenny Vick to explore this natural area hidden among the residential streets of Reston to look for migrants and arriving winter residents.
We’ll take an easy circuit along fields and woods which can produce a good variety of birds. Jean Tatalias leads. Sponsored by the Northern Virginia Bird Club.
We’ll check out the lake and the woodland paths around its shore, as well as the open fields off the park drives. Phil Silas and Catherine Kubo lead. Sponsored by Northern Virginia Bird Club.
Join leaders Larry Cartwright and Dixie Sommers at this great park that offers wetlands, forest, and views over open water, providing a variety of birds, including arriving winter waterfowl.
Join Paul Baicich on an exclusive, U.S. led and managed birding program to Cuba! In early 2016 the Caribbean Conservation Trust (CCT) staff began their 20th year of managing bird conservation and natural history programs in Cuba.