The Annual Aton Forest Winter Bird Count 
Tomorrow, December 29th
Join us for our between 4 am (for owling) and 11 am at AF Hq. We'll be posting observations on our Facebook and Instagram sites. Hopefully the northern birds, like evening grosbeaks and redpolls, will be around this winter.

Meet at AF Hq. 270 North Colebrook Road, Norfolk at 4 am or 7:30 am. We will carpool to various locations for owls and daytime birds.

We are helping with the CT Bird Atlas Project and the data we collect will be added to the Project. If you're interested in contributing observations please contact us:; 860-248-1053.

Coffee, tea, hot cocoa and donuts will be available.

Woodcock Program

American Woodcock: Habits and Habitats
A program on this odd little bird, including a walk to listen and watch its courtship ritual
Friday, April 14th
6 pm at the Aton Forest Headquarters
270 N. Colebrook Rd., Norfolk, CT
We will begin with an indoor Powerpoint presentation and discussion about the American Woodcock and management for this species at Aton Forest at 6 pm. At 7:00 pm we will walk around AF Hq to observe birds in the field. This is a free program open to the public.
Please RSVP: phone (860-542-5125; 860-248-1053) or email (