2020 Outings

SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2020 - 9AM - Long Point Area.  We will be looking for swans, water fowl and other early migrants.  Please meet at the TA Truck Stop on Mill Street, Woodstock. We will be stopping for lunch.  This outing will go until 4:00.

SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020 - 9AM - *OUTING CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS. Note that we will discuss future outings and come up with a plan before the next one.* Pittock to Wildwood.  We will meet at the parking lot at Rivercrest Drive, Woodstock, at 9:00.  We will be exploring various ponds/wetlands starting at Pittock looking for waterfowl.

SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2020 - 9AM - *OUTING CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS.* Sandhill Cranes.  We will be meeting at the Mr. Steak Truck Stop at the 401 exit for Drumbo at 9:00.  We will be looking for Sandhill Cranes and other early spring migrants.  This outing will last until noon.  Ken and Janet Dance will lead this excursion.

SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2020 - 1PM - *OUTING CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS.*  Workman’s Bush.  We will meet at the parking lot across from the library at 1:00.  We will look for signs of spring such as emerging spring flowers and migrating birds.  This outing will be about 2 hours.

SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2020 - 8AM - *OUTING CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS.*  Rondeau Provincial Park – Spring Migration.  Please meet at the TA Truck Stop on Mill Street at 7:45 so we can leave by 8:00.  This is our annual spring outing to Rondeau to enjoy the spring migration of many different birds.  This outing will last until 4:00 – 5:00.  Please bring a lunch.

SUNDAY, MAY 10, 2020 - 7AM - *OUTING CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS.*  Skunk’s Misery Event.  The Thames Talbot Land Trust is holding an event to celebrate this natural area.  There will be a birding hike at 7:00 a.m., a hike at 9:00 and a celebration at 10:00.  Daria will have more information as the event draws near.

SATURDAY, MAY 23, 2020 - 12:30PM - Backus Woods.  Please meet at the TA Truck Stop on Mill Street at 12:30.  We will be looking for spring wildflowers.  This outing will last for 3 – 4 hours.

 

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2020 - Annual Christmas Bird Count. We will got out and search the count circle in groups. Groups will be established ahead of time and each group will have their own itinerary and departure time. To participate, or for more information, call Jeff Skevington at 613-720-2862.

Note - Please phone Richard at 519-533-7386 or Sharron at 519-462-2862 if you have any questions.