West Branch Preserve Bird Walk – May 12

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Join DOAS on Saturday, May 12 for a Bird Walk at the West Branch Preserve in Hamden, NY, about 10 miles southeast of Delhi. Meet at 8 AM at the preserve entrance and parking area, on Rte. 10, about 0.9 mi beyond the junction with County Route 26. The walk, which will last about two […]

Free

Regional Waterfowl Count 2018

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The NY State Ornithological Association’s annual statewide waterfowl count will take place this year on Sunday, January 14, 2018 (Cooperstown area on Saturday, Jan. 13) . DOAS covers Otsego Lake and the Susquehanna River above Unadilla, the Unadilla River, and Cannonsville Reservoir and the W. Branch of the Delaware River. This effort involves surveying waterways where they […]

Free

2017 Bird Seed Sale

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The DOAS Bird Seed Sale Fundraiser is your opportunity to buy quality bird seed and help support DOAS programs at the same time! Proceeds from this sale support speaker fees for member meetings, field trips, programs and special events throughout the year, summer camp programs and the Franklin Mountain Hawk Watch.  We encourage you to […]

West Branch Preserve Bird Walk – May 27

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Join DOAS on Saturday, May 27 for a Bird Walk at the West Branch Preserve in Hamden, NY, about 10 miles southeast of Delhi. Meet at 8 AM at the preserve entrance and parking area, on Rte. 10, about 0.9 mi beyond the junction with County Route 26. The walk, which will last about two […]

Free

Earth Festival Bird Walk

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Earth Festival Morning Bird Walk Led by Bob Donnelly. Carpools leave Milford Central School parking lot on Saturday, April 22nd at 9AM. Earth Festival 11am-3pm – Vist the DOAS table! For full details about Earth Festival, visit http://occainfo.org .

Bird Walk at West Branch Preserve

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Charlie Scheim and Sandy Bright will lead a bird walk at the West Branch Preserve on Saturday, June 4. The Preserve is located on NY Rt10 in the Town of Hamden, Delaware County, NY, about 10 miles southeast of Delhi. We will meet at 8AM at the preserve entrance and parking area, on Rt10, about 0.9 mi beyond the junction with County Route 26. The walk, which will last about two hours, includes some moderate up-and-downhill ground. For more information: Charlie Scheim at 607-434-4880 or scheimc@hartwick.edu.

DOAS Board Meeting

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DOAS Board Meetings typically take place the third Tuesday of each month with a few exceptions during the year at hosted locations in the region.  If you are interested in attending a board meeting, please contact one of our Co-Presidents at info@doas.us for information.

Spring Bird Walk in Stamford

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This Spring bird walk will take place on Sunday, May 22, in Stamford, NY. Participants will meet at parking lot corner of Beaver and Main Streets. This is an easy, level walk that will last about two hours. Birds expected to be seen include a variety of warblers, orioles, sparrows, and wetland species. For information, contact Andy Mason, AndyMason@earthling.net, (607) 652-2162.

Big Day Bird Count

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Count birds wherever you choose! Big Day Bird Count - Saturday, May 14 is this year’s Big Day - the day on which small groups enjoy trying to locate the maximum number of bird species in any amount of time they choose within that 24 hours. Everyone is welcome, novice or experienced. If you are interested and have not participated before, please contact Bob Donnelly at 607-264-8156 to join or start a group.

DOAS Board Meeting

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DOAS Board Meetings typically take place the third Tuesday of each month with a few exceptions during the year at hosted locations in the region.  If you are interested in attending a board meeting, please contact one of our Co-Presidents at info@doas.us for information.

Earth Festival Bird Walk

As Per DOAS Board

Earth Festival Morning Bird Walk Led by Bob Donnelly. Carpools leave Milford Central School parking lot at 9AM.  Earth Festival 11am-3pm - Vist the DOAS table!

DOAS Board Meeting

As Per DOAS Board

DOAS Board Meetings typically take place the third Tuesday of each month with a few exceptions during the year at hosted locations in the region.  If you are interested in attending a board meeting, please contact one of our Co-Presidents at info@doas.us for information.

Great Backyard Bird Count 2016

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Wanted - Birders of All Levels! From Audubon.org The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a free, fun, and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations. Participants are asked to count birds for as little as 15 minutes (or as long as […]

Winter Golden Eagle Count 2016

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As part of our effort to understand the numbers and range of winter resident Golden Eagles we will once again conduct a one day raptor count in Delaware County. We are hoping for better weather this year. Because of weather concerns, we have set a target date within a 4 day window. The target date is Saturday, February […]

DOAS Board Meeting

As Per DOAS Board

DOAS Board Meetings typically take place the third Tuesday of each month with a few exceptions during the year at hosted locations in the region. If you are interested in attending a board meeting, please contact one of our Co-Presidents at info@doas.us for information.

Waterfowl Count

As Per DOAS Board

The NY State Ornithological Association’s annual statewide waterfowl count. DOAS covers Otsego Lake and the Susquehanna River above Unadilla, the Unadilla River, and Cannonsville Reservoir and the W. Branch of the Delaware River. This effort involves surveying waterways where they can be seen, and identifying and counting ducks and geese.

Free

Oneonta Region Christmas Bird Count (CBC)

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This will be our 46th year of participating in the national count. Everyone, novice or experienced, is welcome to join us on this fun day. Small groups in one or two cars count all the birds they find in their assigned area, within our designated 15-mile radius circle centered around Milford, for whatever hours they choose.

Free

DOAS Board Meeting

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DOAS Board Meetings typically take place the third Tuesday of each month with a few exceptions during the year at hosted locations in the region.  If you are interested in attending a board meeting, please contact one of our Co-Presidents at info@doas.us for information.

Free