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!
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
MassAudubon Includes many birding pages and atlases
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
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Carolyn's websites and bird pages

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Next Meeting: Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00PM at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library

Jim Sweeney will speak to us about those confusing brown birds. Jim, from East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, has been an avid birder since 1980 and has birded extensively in New England, the mid-Atlantic states, Arizona, and Iceland. The Mattapoisett Free Public Library is located at 7 Barstow Street and is handicapped accessible. The program is free and open to the public.

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 9, 7:30 AM, Fall Migration: Mattapoisett Land Trust Properties
    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.
  • Saturday, September 29, 7:00 AM, Gooseberry Island, Westport
    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. Meet 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 14, 7:30 AM, Birding Fairhaven
    Early October offers some of the best late-migration. Join us as we explore Egypt Lane and Shaw Road.
  • Saturday, October 27, 7:30 AM, Birding Marion
    We'll be exploring all that Marion has to offer in this adventurous morning of birding.
  • Sunday, November 4, 8:00 AM, Sconticut Neck
    Open fields, numerous thickets, and lots of shoreline. Sconticut Neck provides plenty of opportunities for a great morning of birding.
  • Saturday, November 17, 8:00 AM, Little Bay, Fairhaven
    A hidden gem in Fairhaven, this spot offers a variety of birds.
  • Saturday, December 1, 8:00 AM, Member's Choice
    Member's choice!
  • Saturday, December 15, 2018 - Annual Christmas Bird Count and Potluck
    Join us in this annual tradition as we count birds for the National Audubon Society. A potluck will follow the count. Lots of fun! Learn more at:

What Bird?

Field Trip Results available on our birdblog