The Brooks Bird Club

Originally posted on Bill Beatty Nature:
The Headquarters is in Wheeling, WV with other chapters in different parts of WV. The Brooks Bird Club, Inc. is an independent, educational, non-profit organization which promotes the study and enjoyment of birds and other elements of the natural world.  Its purpose is to inform members and the public of environmental issues, to encourage intelligent use of our natural… Continue reading The Brooks Bird Club

Three Rivers Birding Club of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Originally posted on Bill Beatty Nature:
Virginia Rail (c) Bill Beatty The Three Rivers Birding Club was formed in July of 2001. Today, there are over 220 members who appreciate birds and the natural world of Southwestern Pennsylvania. Our members are diverse: we have naturalists, teachers, plumbers, electricians,  chemists, laborers, students, retirees, doctors and others. First and foremost, we have many outings to locations in… Continue reading Three Rivers Birding Club of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Dolly Sods Adventures – 2019

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Jan and I spent 15 days volunteering at the Allegheny Front Migration Observatory (AFMO) next to the Dolly Sods Wilderness on the Allegheny Front in the mountains of West Virginia. We net tended at the banding station in the mornings and played in Nature in the afternoons. This is some of what we did. The early mornings on the… Continue reading Dolly Sods Adventures – 2019