The Nasketucket Bird Club was founded in 2006 under the auspices of the Mattapoisett Land Trust and 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"

Miscellaneous
Links

Massbird
A big thank-you to them for hosting our website. They also have a list of bird clubs.
Massachusetts Bird Trax Report
See what's been reported to eBird in the state lately
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Must see -- check out the nest cams! You won't believe your eyes!
Land Trusts

Mattapoisett Land Trust
Their newsletter, The Heron, is online and you can sign up to have the newsletter sent by email.

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Fairhaven Acushnet Land Preservation Trust
Find new places to explore
MassAudubon Includes many birding pages and atlases
Various and Sundry

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds
Check on their progress north

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Woodcreeper.com Keep tabs on bird migrations
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The Feather Atlas
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Virtual Owl Pellet Dissection!
Books

Birdwatcher's General Store on the Cape has lots of hilarious articles.

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Google Books :
Search Google Books to find old books on birds (or anything else) that are in the public domain.
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Selections from the works of Arthur Cleveland Bent -- tons of information
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Fun bird and nature stuff for kids at the Waterford Press website. Click on games and activities.
email bvm1290@comcast.net for information or comments

email jmbarrett426@gmail.com for President Justin Barrett

Logo by Justin Barrett
Thanks to Massbird.org for hosting our website!

Carolyn's websites and bird pages

Find us on Facebook

Next Meeting:

Thursday, January 26 at 7 PM Mattapoisett Public Library
Members' Night
An evening of reminiscences by club members about their birding experiences of the past.


Upcoming Walks:

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 jmbarrett426@gmail.com.

  • Saturday, January 28, 8:00 a.m.
    Winter Bird Walk
    The club will be searching the tri-county area in search of some of the best birds during winter time.

  • Saturday, February 11, 8:00 a.m.
    Fairhaven Favorites
    The club will be searching the tri-county area in search of some of the best birds including ducks and other wintering birdings.

  • Sunday, February 26, 8:00 a.m.
    Winter Bird Walk with the South Shore Bird Club, Fairhaven
    Meet at McDonald's at the intersection of Rte. 6 (aka Huttleston Ave.) and Alden Road in Fairhaven, 14 Plaza Way (near Staples). Walk will last most of the day. Contact Carolyn Longworth at bvm1290@comcast.net.


Mystery Bird

This rare visitor seen in Acushnet River
was cavorting with the Scaup
The answer is here
More photos


Field Trip Results available on our birdblog