Wednesday, November 16 - "Ospreys on the Patuxent" with Greg Kearns. - Join us to learn about Ospreys, the often seen "fish hawk" of local rivers and the Chesapeake Bay with photos by Greg Kearns. His program will cover Osprey biology on the Patuxent River, nesting platforms, and banding program satellite tracking. He promises that, "You will on the edge of your seat as you learn more about this unique species of raptor." Greg is a Maryland National Capital Park &Planning Commission Park Naturalist for over 30 years at Patuxent River Park in Croom, MD. He is an accomplished photographer, trip leader, Barred Owl imitator, and a renowned authority on Ospreys, Sora Rails and the wetland ecology at Jug Bay on the Patuxent River.
Our meetings are held at the Potomac Presbyterian Church, 10301 River Road. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., refreshments 7:30 and meeting starts at 8:00 p.m. Welcome to our site and happy birding.
Upcoming Field Trips:
Saturday, October 29 - Blackwater NWR. . . . view calendar
Sunday, October 30 - Lois Y. Green Park: Remembering Lou. . . . view calendar
Saturday, November 05 - Oaks Landfill. . . . view calendar
Friday, November 11 - Basics Of Sparrow Id At Hughes Hollow. . . . view calendar
Sunday, November 20 - Occoquan Bay WNR. . . . view calendar
Ovenbird on the Nest - Prince William Forest Park