BBB Program Update for April 2019

BBB Program Update for April 2019

Photo: White-throated Nightjars (recently observed in Brunswick Heads) by Graeme Chapman -from Internet

For full program till June and more information download the PDF from our Facebook page https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/track… or BBB website www.byronbirdbuddies.com.au

What To Bring – Always wear covered shoes and bring water, hat, sunscreen and insect repellent. Except for presentation days, always bring something to eat for morning or afternoon tea and lunch if it’s over the lunch period. For presentation days bring a plate to share for morning or afternoon tea

Contact – for all BBB & BVBW Activities – Jan -02 66803279, Mobile 0428864378 o email: byronbirdbuddy@gmail.com

Note: For surveys, experience is not necessary. Beginners are welcomed at all outings which will provide an opportunity to learn about our birds and their habitat.

April 2019 – Note – Daylight Saving Ends 2am Sunday 7th April

Key Biodiversity Area (KBA) Monitoring

Where: Middle Ridge – Mt Jerusalem NP – Meet at Main Arm Store and carpool. Please email byronbirdbuddy@gmail.com – if you are attending.

When: Thursday 4th

Time: 07.30

Why: Key Biodiversity Area (KBA) Monitoring – key species include Albert’s Lyrebird, Paradise Riflebird, Pale Yellow Robin, Logrunner, Green Catbird & Regent Bowerbird

Contact: Jan 0428864378

Snipe presentation by Birgita Hansen

Where: Byron Wetlands – Meet @ Byron Wetlands gate –end of Wallum Place off Bayshore Drive – L after IGA shopping Center

When: Monday 8th

Time: 18.00 (6pm start)

Why: Snipe presentation by Birgita Hansen – also see attached Invitation for further details

Contact: Jan 0428864378

Autumn monitoring

Where – Seapeace – private property – Meet on the road just past the Cape Byron Steiner School at the end of M

When: Sunday 14th

Time: 07.30 – to lunch

Why: BBB & BLNR – autumn monitoring for all species on the property

Contact: Anne Jones at 0418 244 262 jones.oz@gmail.com or Linda Brannian at 0409 833 888

Evening monitoring for BSC report

Where -Vallances Road Mullumbimby – off Coolamon Scenic Drive. Drive to the end of the tarred road and wait at the gate.

When: Saturday 27th

Time: 14.00 – 17.00 (2pm start)

Why: Evening monitoring for BSC report

Contact: Jan 0428864378

Other Groups

RBBW – Wednesday 10th – 08.00 -13.00 – Tosha Falls Alstonville & Wednesday 27th – 08.00 -13.00 – to be advised. Contact: richmondbrunswickbirdwatchers@gmail.com or BBB

BLNR – (as Above) Sunday 14th – 7.30 -11.00 – Seapeace – private property – Meet on the road near the Cape Byron Steiner School -BBB & BLNR autumn survey & BLNR meeting. Contact: Anne Jones at 0418 244 262 jones.oz@gmail.com or Linda Brannian at 0409 833 888

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