Ornithology information for the public
This portion of the UConn Ornithology Group's web site is intended to provide general information about birds that might be of interest to the general public.
SCIENCE & NATURAL HISTORY IN THE NEWS
· Recent news articles about ornithology can be found here.
· Recent news articles about conservation biology can be found here.
· Greg Hanisek’s Talking Nature blog, focused Connecticut natural history is here.
· WFC’s Field Notes, with many pieces on recent research conducted in New England is here.
· The Connecticut Birding Event Calender is here.
· For information on bird identification and behaviour, check out the Sibley Guides, which are now available on-line.
· Where to watch birds in the Storrs area. Also, check out the book Birds of Storrs, Connecticut and Vicinity by George Clark (available from the UConn Co-op bookstore).
· For information on today’s Connecticut birding scene, check out the CTBirds discussion archive here.
· More info on CT birding on Nick Bonomo’s birding blog.
LOCAL BIRDING ORGANIZATIONS
· Natchaug Ornithological Society (Storrs area)
VOLUNTEER RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES FOR BIRDERS