A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden & north half of Kings County, & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Also note: Conservation issues & miscellany posts.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Great lineup of upcoming Brooklyn Bird Club meetings
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 7pm: Deborah Rivel and Kellye Rosenheim will present their new guide, Birdwatching in New York City and on Long Island. This easy-to-use guide gives seasonal information and precise directions to the best birdwatching locations in NYC and Long Island
Deborah is an avid bird photographer and award winning independent wildlife film producer/director and has traveled to six continents in search of birds. Kellye began birdwatching in Central Park and is currently the Development Director for NYC Audubon.
June 28, 2016: Sara Lewis will present her research on the evolutionary role of the flashing lights of fireflies, which is detailed in her new book: Silent Sparks: The Wondrous World of Fireflies Sara’s talk will be followed by an evening walk in search of fireflies.