All Upcoming Events and Trips

DOS January Meeting: Annual Christmas Count Recap

via Zoom

Join host Jim White and other Christmas Count compilers for a recap of all the exciting discoveries during the 2020-2021 Christmas Counts. In addition, we will catch up with Lisa Smith and hear about some of Tri-State Bird Research and Rescue’s best stories from 2020.  The meeting is held online via Zoom software. Members will ... Read more

Second Sea Watch for 2020-2021

Indian River Inlet 39415 Inlet Rd, , Rehoboth Beach

Join Anthony Gonzon and Chris Bennett for 3 brisk birding adventures at the Indian River Inlet this winter! Dec 13 – 8am until 12pm (Sunday)Feb 6 – 8am until 12pm (Saturday)Mar 20 – 8am until 12pm (Saturday) To be enjoyed at the Southside Day Use Area (lot on the south side of Indian River Inlet ... Read more

DOS February Meeting: “The Emilie Snethlage Expedition: Tales from the Juruá River in Brazil” by Marky Mutchler

via Zoom

About the presentation: A group of women, partnered through LSU, inspired by the life of the courageous and adventurous ornithologist Emilie Snethlage, spent several years planning out a long and harrowing journey to investigate the Juruá River, a tributary of the Amazon. This river had never before been surveyed in modern times by ornithologists. Despite ... Read more

February Pea Patch Island Heron Survey

Pea Patch Island Heron Survey Pea Patch Island, located just off Delaware City, hosts one of the largest breeding colonies of herons and egrets in the mid-Atlantic region. The DNREC Division of Parks and Recreation takes a monthly census of birds using the colony. Led by counter Chris Bennett, herons, egrets, and ibis leaving and returning to the ... Read more

DOS March Meeting: “Understanding Bird Loss” by CareyJo Titus

via Zoom

About the presentation: CareyJo will talk to us about the Ecology of Bird Loss Project, which looks to understand how the loss of birds affects ecosystem processes such as seed dispersal, pollination, and invertebrate abundance. Her team works to understand the relationship between Såli (Micronesian Starlings), the only remaining seed-dispersing bird on Guam, and Brown Treesnakes, invasive predators that ... Read more

Third Sea Watch for 2020-2021

Indian River Inlet 39415 Inlet Rd, , Rehoboth Beach

Join Anthony Gonzon and Chris Bennett for 3 brisk birding adventures at the Indian River Inlet this winter! Dec 13 – 8am until 12pm (Sunday)Feb 6 – 8am until 12pm (Saturday)Mar 20 – 8am until 12pm (Saturday) To be enjoyed at the Southside Day Use Area (lot on the south side of Indian River Inlet ... Read more

March Pea Patch Island Heron Survey

Pea Patch Island Heron Survey Pea Patch Island, located just off Delaware City, hosts one of the largest breeding colonies of herons and egrets in the mid-Atlantic region. The DNREC Division of Parks and Recreation takes a monthly census of birds using the colony. Led by counter Chris Bennett, herons, egrets, and ibis leaving and returning to the ... Read more