Welcome to the Hampton Roads Bird Club website!
If you're interested in learning more about birding in the Hampton Roads area, you've come to the right place! This website introduces you to the Club and provides information about birding in our area.
Whether you're an experienced birder or just enjoy watching the birds in your own backyard, we'd love to have you join the Hampton Road Bird Club!
Our monthly meetings and field trips provide wonderful learning opportunities and a chance to get to know some really great people!
LIKE our page, then check it often for updates. You can also share your photos there!
Have you found an injured bird? Now it's easy to find a Bird Rehabilitator. Check out the BIRD REHABILITATORS in our area!
Get the NOV-DEC newsletter!
Read past issues.
Club member John Adair took this photo of a Lark Sparrow on the HRBC March 12 field trip to Back Bay NWR. Get full report HERE.
Upcoming HRBC activities
Check our CALENDAR for another way to view upcoming events for HRBC and VSO.
6:30-7:00 PM - Social
7:00 PM - Business Meeting and Program
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 6:30pm - Holiday Dinner Party - Get details HERE.
Get details HERE for each trip below.
December 17, 2016, 7:00am - Christmas Bird Count
January 14, 2017 - Back Bay/False Cape Tram Ride
February 18, 2017 - CBBT Islands
Sunday Walks in Newport News Park, 7:00 AM, 1st & 3rd Sunday every month, in the parking lot behind the Ranger Station. READ REPORTS from past Sunday Walks!
Upcoming VSO Events
(VSO is the Virginia Society of
3-5, 2017 - Outer Banks field trip
- Get details HERE.
May 5-7, 2017 - Richmond, Annual Meeting
Creating a Backyard Habitat - Resources from Steve Living
Steve Living, our guest speaker in April 2010, gave a great presentation onf creating a habitat for wildlife in your yard. Here are the four resources he sent. All are PDF files you can download and print:
"Habitat at Home" (8-page booklet)
Native Perennials and Annuals
Native Trees and Shrubs
Native Plant Online Resources