Join Joette Borzik for a one-day Birding by Ear Boot Camp! We will spend a full day learning bird song in the field on the trails of the Blue Ridge Environmental Center and surrounding area.
Join the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia (ASNV) for a FREE workshop to prepare for the longest running annual spring bird count in this area.
Just at the peak of spring migration! Workshop will focus on both field marks and songs, with an emphasis on the species we are most likely to see, including both migrants passing through and birds that breed in our region.
April 24, 2017
As part of the process of updating the master plan for Lake Accotink Park, the Park Authority will host a community meeting to discuss the park's natural and cultural resources.
April 24, 2017
Following up on our March 18 conservation advocacy workshop, the ASNV Advocacy Committee will meet on April 24, 7 p.m., at the Mason District Government Center, 6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA 22203 (small conference room). Directions here.
National Audubon urges members to contact Members of Congress and encourage them “to uphold and support America’s conservation programs.” Visit Action Audubon. National Audubon is also fighting efforts to weaken the Endangered Species Act. Info here.
Fairfax County is updating its Environmental Vision that guides the County's sustainability initiatives and programs. Information is available here. Auduboners may wish to weigh in with their member of the Board of Supervisors.
Mid-week walks can be great fun. Bles is good for both migrants and residents. Jean Tatalias leads. Sponsored by the Northern Virginia Bird Club.
Virginia’s Mason Neck peninsula incorporates a number of great birding sites as part of the Important Bird Area supported by Audubon. Dixie Sommers leads this walk.
We’re probably too late for sapsuckers, but migrants and arriving summer residents will surely be abundant. Sponsored by the Reston Association and The Bird Feeder of Reston.
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts and the Friends of Wolf Trap bring you a special guided hike for Mother’s Day, May 14.
Return to Bles to see if new summer residents have arrived. Last year in May we had prairie warblers, redstarts, yellow warblers, and indigo buntings. Jean Tatalias leads. Sponsored by the Northern Virginia Bird Club.
May is running out! It’s time to be birding and enjoying Spring as we explore the edge habitats of this community park. Sponsored by the Reston Association and The Bird Feeder of Reston.
Join this fun walk for birding along the trial and seeing a bluebird box monitoring demonstration. Larry Meade leads. Sponsored by ASNV.
Try to spot our local hawks, pileated woodpeckers, and common yellowthroats that use this stream-side habitat. Sponsored by the Reston Association and The Bird Feeder of Reston.