Month: February 2016


 SPECIAL TRIP FOR YOUNG BIRDERS AT THE FRIENDS OF GOOSE POND MARSH MADNESS SANDHILL CRANE FESTIVAL, SATURDAY MARCH 5 2016. TRIP LED INDIANA YOUNG BIRDERS CLUB OF INDIANA AUDUBON SOCIETYFor details go to the IYBC web site:…/m…/EventDetails/Default.aspxThe trip starts at 8:30 AM. Young birders must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, as per the…

MBTA 100 Years Conserving Todays Birds For Tomorrow

Download PDF of MBTA HandoutThe treaty rallies and connects multiple agencies such as the Indiana Fish and Wildlife Service, other states and international partners to share in conservation, protection, and management of migratory bird populations and their habitats.

Goose Pond MBTA Centennial Crane Field Trip

Goose Pond MBTA Centennial Crane Field TripStart Date/Time: February 27, 2016 9:00 AM Eastern TimeEnd Date/Time: February 27, 2016 by 2:00 PM Eastern TimeRecurring Event: One time eventDescription: Goose Pond MBTA Centennial Crane Trip Sponsorship: Indiana Audubon Society & Friends of Goose Pond Leaders: Lee Sterrenburg and Kathy McClain, Friends of Goose PondDetails: Field trip…

Critter Corner No. 13 – The Virginia Opossum by George Sly

  (image courtesy of Wikimedia) In the last edition of Critter Corner I spoke of the coyote as a Goose Pond mammal which doesn’t garner the respect it deserves. To this list of unappreciated mammals I now add the Virginia opossum. Hardly anyone I encounter seems to have a good word for this curious and ancient…