Founded in 2006 under the auspices of the Mattapoisett Land Trust, the Nasketucket Bird Club is now a separate organization.

Meets every 4th Thursday of the month at 7 pm. Mattapoisett Public Library unless otherwise noted.

Annual membership is $10. New members are always welcome.

"We're not just bird-friendly, we're friendly birders"


Google Books :
Search Google Books to find old books on birds (or anything else) that are in the public domain. When you get to Google Books, choose the "full view" option.
If you have a Google account or a Gmail account (both are free) you can save the books you find to your own "bookshelf."

Massbird -- start here for local birdsA big thank-you to them for hosting our website
Visit the properties owned by the Mattapoisett Land Trust. Their newsletter, The Heron, is online and you can sign up to have the newsletter sent by email.
visit the Fairhaven Acushnet Land Preservation Trust and find new places to explore
Track the Ruby-throated Hummingbirds on their migration back to us!
The Feather Atlas
Selections from the works of Arthur Cleveland Bent -- tons of information
Fun bird and nature stuff for kids at the Waterford Press website. Click on games and activities.
Mass Audubon's Birding on the Internet page
Download a PDF file on Backyard Bird Feeding from Cornell. (One of my pics is in it) Keep tabs on bird migrations
Birdwatcher's General Store on the Cape has lots of hilarious articles. Check their new book
Breeding Bird Atlas of Massachusetts
Virtual Owl Pellet Dissection!

email for information or comments

email for President Justin Barrett

Logo by Carolyn
Thanks to for hosting our website!
my websites and bird pages

Upcoming Meeting:

June 25, 2015
Program about the Pine Barrens of Southeastern Massachusetts. Conservationist Brian Bastarache will present "Ecology of the Southeast Massachusetts Pine Barrens." Come and find out about this globally rare forest of pitch pine and scrub oak and the equally rare creatures and plants that depend on it.

Upcoming Walks, June, 2015:

Meeting Place: Park & Ride, North Street, Mattapoisett unless otherwise noted. All welcome. If weather is questionable on a walk day, please call the trip leader. Trip Info: Justin Barrett, (774) 207-8515 or

  • Sunday, June 7, 7:00 a.m.
    Eastover Farm, Rochester with the Paskamansett Bird Club -- Leader Bill Gil, Paskamansett Bird Club
    Explore the grassy fields of Rochester as we look for Bluebirds, Bobolinks, warblers, and others. Meeting Place: Park & Ride, North Street, Mattapoisett at 6:45 a.m., or meet directly at Eastover Farm at 7:00 a.m. All welcome.
  • Saturday, June 20, 8:00 a.m.
    Plymouth Long Beach Walk -- More info soon.

Pat brought in this feather.
What bird is it from and
what kind of feather is it?
Mystery Bird

Field Trip Results available on our birdblog