Thursday Birding

Meet at the parking lot behind St. Charles Garnier Church, 3645 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna.

April through September meet at 8 am. - Bring a lunch.

October through March meet at 9 am - Lunch is not usually needed

Phone Gwynneth Wilson 250-762-6876 or Howard Braun 250-768-4339 for more information. Dates and times are subject to change.


Saturday Birding

Outings take place all year on the second Saturday of each month. Meet at 1555 Burtch Road, the Apple Bowl parking lot, corner of Burtch and Bernard, at 7:30 am (April - September) or 8:30 am (October - March). Bring a lunch. Dates and times are subject to change.


Monday Birding

New for 2017 is birding on Mondays from April through June during spring migration.  Focus is on birding while walking local trails..

Meet at 1555 Burtch Road, the Apple Bowl parking lot, corner of Burtch and Bernard, at 8 am.

Contact Fran Pattison or Dave Palsat for more information. Dates and times are subject to change.


Carpooling is encouraged, because sometimes we must negotiate bad roads or arrive at places with limited parking and for general conservation reasons. The carpooling rate is ten cents (10¢) per kilometre per passenger being paid to the driver at the end of the trip. There is a $2 minimum charge per passenger.

The Birding Page


Checklist of the Birds of the Okanagan Valley


Guidelines for reporting dead wild birds to government agencies


The Atlas of the Breeding Birds of BC

www.birdatlas.bc.ca

The Rare Bird Alert

Contacts:

Chris Charlesworth 250-718-0335

Gwynneth Wilson 250-762-6876

Howard Braun 250-768-4339

Or

pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/bcintbird

birding.aba.org/mobiledigest/BC01

bcbirdalert.blogspot.ca

Special Birding Events

Christmas Bird Count in December and a Swan and Eagle (aka Sweagle) Count in January

Mountain Chickadee

American Avocet

©Pam Laing

Wood Duck

©Pam Laing

Belted Kingfisher

Birding blogs

Chris’s

Pam’s

Okanagan Rare Bird Alert