Wednesday, April 21st will be our last chapter meeting until the Fall. Please join us on Zoom at 7pm for a presentation from Dr. Michael Brothers. He will speak to us about Gull identification, which can be complicated by subtle differences between species, confusing immature plumages and frequent hybridization. Members will receive an email invitation with the necessary link. If you have not already downloaded the free ZOOM meeting app & need help, please email us at President@CitrusCountyAudubon.org.
After Dr. Brothers’ presentation, there will be a short business meeting & we will entertain any nominations from the floor to add to the current slate of officers for the Board of Directors:
President – Ken Spilios Vice President – ? (accepting volunteers!) Treasurer – Sue Albertson Secretary - Jan Bailey Directors – Rey Wells, Libby Caigle, Pat Bazany Ex-Officio – Fred Hileman
Our next field trip will be on Wednesday, March 31st, to Withlacoochee Gulf Preserve in Yankeetown. Our last trip of the season will be to Cedar Key on Tuesday, April 13, starting at 8am. We look forward to checking out some new locations there this year. Pre-registration is necessary and participants with all levels of birding skills are welcome. More information can be found in the “calendar” section on our website at www.CitrusCountyAudubon.org.
Our Kings Bay poster was presented to Crystal River City Council by the Waterfronts Advisory Board on March 22nd and the event was covered by Citrus Chronicle. We look forward to the city staff installing our sign soon. SUN (Solar United Neighbors) will host virtual meetings on solar energy on April 7 at 6pm and May 13 at 12 noon. To sign up for a meeting, join the co-op or get more information, go to their webpage at: www.SolarUnitedNeighbors.org/Citrus
YOUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Citrus County Audubon PO Box 527 Lecanto, FL 34460