Natchaug Ornithological Society


Cerulean Warbler Golden-crowned Kinglet Eastern Meadowlark
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NOS Information

Meetings Check the meeting schedule and please do come to our next meeting.
Event Calendar Look here for NOS activities (counts, field trips, walks, programs, ...).
Membership Find out how to contact or join NOS.
Publications/Newsletters A list of NOS publications and other information.
History A brief history of NOS.
E-mail List Join the NOS e-mail list.
Local Hotspots Good birding sites in the NOS area - check it out.
Other Local Sites Web sites of special interest to birders in the NOS area.

CT Birding Information

CT Ornithological Association CT records, checklists, sighting forms, area bird clubs, and lots of other information ... an excellent site!

Other Birding Sites

Regional/National/International Mailing Lists Recent posts from birding mailing lists to check regional sightings - excellent!
Rare Bird Alerts for NE RBAs in our area and links to North America.
EBird Record your sightings and help bird research.
Audubon Watchlist Ways you can help bird species of special concern.
Electronic Resources on Ornithology A very complete list of birding resources.
Northern Prairie Wildlife RC An enormous amount of birding and ecology information.
Patuxent Bird Id Center Pictures and identification tips for many NA birds.
Cornell Ornithology Lab Surveys, studies, sounds, Project FeederWatch, and much more.
Raptor Sites Places to see hawks; migration information.
Hawk Count Statistical information for hawkwatch sites.
American Birding Association Publications, birding conferences, retail sales, and more.
Cats and Wildlife: A Conservation Dilemma A well written commentary on a serious problem.

Identification Sites

New England Hummers Ruby-throat vs. Selasphorous ID help.
Gull ID A gull identification site with links to other sites.
International ID site Interesting ID articles including some North American species.

Related Information

Birding Ethics and Laws The birder's code of ethics and some legal information.
Better View Desired What to look for in optics in detail; reviews of binoculars and scopes.
Birding.Com Books, software, many interesting links.

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