The Nasketucket Bird Club was founded in 2006 under the auspices of the Mattapoisett Land Trust and is now a separate organization.

Meets every 4th Thursday of the month at 7 pm. Mattapoisett Public Library unless otherwise noted.

Annual membership is $10. New members are always welcome.

"We're not just bird-friendly, we're friendly birders"


A big thank-you to them for hosting our website. They also have a list of bird clubs.
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Must see -- check out the nest cams! You won't believe your eyes!

MassAudubon Includes many birding pages and atlases

Partner Bird Clubs
Land Trusts

Mattapoisett Land Trust
Their newsletter, The Heron, is online and you can sign up to have the newsletter sent by email.

Fairhaven Acushnet Land Preservation Trust
Find new places to explore
Sippican Land Trust
Various and Sundry

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds
Check on their progress north

............... Keep tabs on bird migrations
The Feather Atlas

Birdwatcher's General Store on the Cape has lots of hilarious articles.

Google Books :
Search Google Books to find old books on birds (or anything else) that are in the public domain.
email [email protected] for information or comments

email [email protected] for President Justin Barrett

Logo by Justin Barrett
Thanks to for hosting our website!

Carolyn's websites and bird pages

Find us on Facebook

Next Meeting: Thursday, September 26, 2019 -- 7PM

The Art of Aves--
Professional Photographer Arthur Rainville will share insights and delights in the world of art that birds inspire. Along the way, he'll share tips and tricks to making better images of birds with whatever your skill or equipment...even your cell phones.


October: Panama Birding Trips by Charles Clarkson of Antbird Tours and coordinator for the Rhode Island Bird Atlas

November: Rosemary Mosco, nature cartoonist and children's book author

Upcoming Walks:

Meeting Place: Park & Ride, North Street, Mattapoisett unless otherwise noted. All welcome.Trips generally last two to three hours. If weather is questionable on a walk day, please call the trip leader.
Trip info: Justin Barrett, (774) 207-8515 or [email protected]

  • Sunday, September 8, 7:30AM, Shorebird Walk in Fairhaven
    Check the results on the blog

  • September 14 & 15, Manomet's Bird-a-Thon
    Learn more at Manomet Birdathon page
  • Sunday, September 28, 7:00AM, Gooseberry
    A fall migration hotspot for birds. We'll travel over to Westport to join the Paskamansett Bird Club (PBC) to look for warblers and other migrants. M eet at 6:15AM at the Mattapoisett Park & Ride to carpool or directly at Gooseberry Island at 7:00AM. Walk led by PBC member Mike Boucher.
  • Sunday, October 6, 7:30AM, LaPalme Farm, Acushnet
    We're exploring new places to bird this fall. And LaPalme Farm is one of the latest to explore.
  • Saturday, October 19, 7:30AM, West Island
    West Island sticks out into the ocean from the rest of Fairhaven - and perfect to catch those late-migrants. From warblers to shorebirds - who knows what might show up.
  • Sunday, November 3, 8:00AM, Birding Mattapoisett
    Mattapoisett offers a rich abundance of birds during fall migration. We'll be exploring a few of the Mattapoisett Land Trust properties for warblers, other migrating birds, and shorebirds if time allows.
  • Sunday, November 17, Association of Massachusetts Bird Clubs meeting
    If interested in attending, please contact Justin. Meeting is from 10:00AM-12:30PM at the MassWildlife Field HQ, Westborough. Carpooling is available.
  • Saturday, November 23, 8:00AM, Birding Marion
    We'll be exploring all that Marion has to offer in this adventurous morning of birding.
  • Saturday, December 7, 8:00AM, Fort Phoenix, Fairhaven
    Always a fun spot to bird. Fort Phoenix offers great views for viewing sea ducks.
  • Saturday, December 14, Christmas Bird Count
    Join us in this annual tradition as we count birds for the National Audubon Society. A potluck will follow the count. We're in need of a location for the potluck . Lots of fun!