Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Great lineup of upcoming Brooklyn Bird Club meetings

A Fantastic Meetings agenda !


Next week Tuesday, April 19  George Armistead presenting his birding tips. His book will be available for purchase. I expect it will be an interesting and helpful presentation.


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. 

Sara is a professor of Biology at Tufts University and has presented her fascination with fireflies in a popular TED  talk. http://www.ted.com/talks/sara_lewis_the_loves_and_lies_of_fireflies