Tag Archives: birding

Flash Cards for the Alabama Birding Trails Project

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Created flash cards to be used in field trips and classroom activities. The cards have information about each bird, including seasons they are seen in Alabama, on one side an an image of the bird on the other.

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Recent rack card for Birding Trails

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Alabama Birding Trail Materials

Created a coaster and rack card to promote the Alabama Birding Trails at the Alabama Trails Conference (and beyond) highlighting that there are 270 sites across 8 regions cataloged on the Alabama Birding Trails website and in an Iphone and Android app available for download.  

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Birding at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens

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Ann and I had an awesome day birding (and walking, and looking at the blooms) at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens today. Such a perfect day to be outside enjoying Alabama’s environment! [wooslider slider_type=”attachments” limit=”9″ thumbnails=”default”]

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Birding Article in Outdoor Alabama

An article I wrote (with much help from Paul Franklin, the naturalist and avid birder who has been working with me on the Alabama Birding Trails project) for Outdoor Alabama was just published. Here’s a link to the PDF: http://www.outdooralabama.com/outdoor-alabama/BestAlaBirding.pdf Also available, a slightly different version with links to each of the sites: http://www.alabamabirdingtrails.com/2013/10/30/birding-hotspots/

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Birding Trail Signage

Another sign completed for the North Alabama Birding Trail; this one for the Cypress Cove Birding Site in northwest Alabama near Red Bay. All part of the Alabama Birding Trails project I’ve been working on for the last several years.

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Birding Trail Map/Panel for Landmark Park in Dothan

Project that is part of the larger birding trails project I’ve been involved with for several years now. To learn about all the Birding Trails in Alabama visit www.alabamabirdingtrails.com.  

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Photos from Gadsden’s Mall: An Alabama Birding Trail Site

Just a couple of quick snapshots from a recent trip to the Gadsden, Alabama shopping mall. A really easy-to-access birding trail site with an almost certainty of seeing birds. Notice all the cormorants in the trees nesting! [wooslider slider_type=”attachments” limit=”3″ thumbnails=”true”]

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The Herons of East Lake Park

Interpretive Panel developed for the Birmingham Audubon Society in conjunction with the Alabama Birding Trails project.

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Desoto State Park Birding Trip

A spring trip to Desoto State Park before heading on to Little River Canyon and a meeting of the Appalachian Highlands Birding Trail group at the Canyon Center. I remember going here as a child with my siblings and mother and father. Great times were had along the trails at Desoto State Park–every single trail…. […]

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