Author Archives: Brian Aberback

Digiscoping Seminar With “The Bird Chick” At Meadowlands Birding Festival Saturday Sept. 14!

We’re thrilled to announce that Meadowlands Birding Festival kenote speaker Sharon Stiteler (The Bird Chick) will be giving a digiscoping seminar as part of the festival at 10 am Sept. 14 in DeKorte Park!

Sharon is a digiscoping expert who has traveled the world to work with birds as a field trip leader, birding consultant, humorous keynote speaker, bird field technician, bird bander and writer. For more on Sharon click here

The Meadowlands Birding Festival is a free day of activities for all ages including numerous walks, talks, live raptor shows and kids activities. Please join us on Saturday Sept. 14 from 8:30 am to 3 pm in DeKorte Park. To register click here

BCAS Nature Walk Next Tuesday (Aug. 20) At Mill Creek Marsh!

Join the Bergen County Audubon Society next Tuesday (Aug. 20) for a guided nature walk of Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus. The Marsh Trail is an excellent place to observe birds and they’ll be looking for shorebirds, egrets and fall migrants.

The walk goes from 10 am to noon. For more info contact Don Torino at greatauk4@gmail.com or 201-230-4983.

More BCAS Birding By Boat Photos!

Peregrine Falcon

Thanks once more to Dee De Santis for these great photos taken on last week’s BCAS Birding By Boat tour with the NJSEA, including some birds not of the same feather sticking together!

Peregrine Falcon
Great Blue Heron, Great Egret and Double-crested Cormorant
Great Blue Heron and Double-crested Cormorant
Snowy Egrets
Osprey
Osprey

NJspots Pontoon Boat Ride Video

Thanks to NJspots for creating this awesome video from our pontoon boat ride on Tuesday! For more on NJspots, a group dedicated to visiting beautiful places around the state, click here It’s not too late to sign up for an NJSEA Pontoon Boat Ride. Check out the schedule and registration form here Trips fill up quick, so if you’re thinking about signing up, the sooner the better!