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 , & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Note: short posts of rare sightings /activity alerts are sent by cell phone.If the species name(s)/locale is first in the title heading, it's a cellphone text message afield.Also note: Conservation issues & posts.
Work has finally begun on the West Pond restoration at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge! Thanks to all who made this possible and we all look forward to a return to its glory days - I'm sure a Barrow's Goldeneye or two will drop in there next fall. (photos by Don Riepe)