birding

36th World Series of Birding

This weekend marks the 36th World Series of Birding–a 24 hour Easter Egg Hunt for mature eggs of a feathered kind.  Hosted by New Jersey Audubon, played out in New Jersey’s Green Arena.  Over 250 species will be tallied by all participants, a princely sum. As the event’s founder I…...

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Cape May Springwatch

This exciting new migration monitoring project is underway at legendary birding hotspot Cape May, New Jersey. The Cape May Springwatch, a research initiative of New Jersey Audubon’s Cape May Bird Observatory, has existed for some time as an exploratory project operated by volunteers. After several years of careful data collection,…...

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Remembering the Great Bacinski – by Pete Dunne

Having just learned about the passing of my long time friend and birding companion, Pete Bacinski. I feel compelled to express my thoughts regarding the passing of this natural history legend.  I first met “The Great Bacinski,” in May, 1977.  Cape May Bird Observatory’s founding director, Bill Clark and I…...

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Birding Cape May Point

Meets near the Hawkwatch Platform at Cape May Point State Park. Enjoy late winter-early spring waterfowl, songbirds and more. No preregistration required.   Cost: $6 members, $10 nonmembers. For more information on all of CMBO’s walks and programs, please call 609-400-3868...

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Birding Cape May Point

Meets near the Hawkwatch Platform at Cape May Point State Park. Enjoy late winter-early spring waterfowl, songbirds and more. No preregistration required.   Cost: $6 members, $10 nonmembers. For more information on all of CMBO’s walks and programs, please call 609-400-3868...

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Costa Rica Trip

The NJ Audubon 2019 Costa Rica trip was another successful and enjoyable visit to this diverse Central American nation. Led by renowned Costa Rican naturalist Charlie Gómez, CMBO Associate Naturalist Mark Garland, and our driver Marco “Niño” Morales (who doubles as an extra birding guide), our group explored a variety…...

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1st ANNUAL NJ YOUNG BIRDERS CONFERENCE

It was proving to be a beautiful day for NJ Audubon’s 1st annual “NJ Young Birders Conference” on March 24, 2019.  As with any first-ever event we were unsure what the turnout would be but were thrilled with having 46 people attend! The event was hosted by the Marine Academy…...

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Birding Cape May Point

Meets near the Hawkwatch Platform at Cape May Point State Park. Enjoy late winter-early spring waterfowl, songbirds and more. No preregistration required.   Cost: $6 members, $10 nonmembers. For more information on all of CMBO’s walks and programs, please call 609-400-3868...

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Birding Cape May Point

Meets near the Hawkwatch Platform at Cape May Point State Park. Enjoy late winter-early spring waterfowl, songbirds and more. No preregistration required.   Cost: $6 members, $10 nonmembers. For more information on all of CMBO’s walks and programs, please call 609-400-3868...

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Birding Cape May Point

Meets near the Hawkwatch Platform at Cape May Point State Park. Enjoy late winter-early spring waterfowl, songbirds and more. No preregistration required.   Cost: $6 members, $10 nonmembers. For more information on all of CMBO’s walks and programs, please call 609-400-3868...

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