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Lynne Freeman, President, OFO

Winter is a time to travel to Algonquin Provincial Park to see winter finches and other northern specialties such as Gray Jay, Boreal Chickadee, Spruce Grouse and Black-backed Woodpecker. See the Winter Finch Forecast in the Articles and Reports section here.

Next Field Trips

February 21 (Sunday) Fisherville Area, Haldimand-Norfolk County with Dave Milsom

February 28 (Sunday) Amherst and Wolfe Islands with Mark Read, Mike Burrell

March 19 (Saturday) Long Point Area with Diane Salter, Doug Tozer, Adam Timpf, Stu Mackenzie, Mike Burrell

April 3 (Sunday) Peterborough Area with Dave Milsom

Trip Full

The OFO fieldtrip scheduled for Feb. 28th to Amherst Island is now full. It was limited to 30 OFO Members.

Winter Finch Forecast

The Winter Finch Forecast for 2015-2016, written by Ron Pittaway, is now available here.

Be sure the check out this valuable resource!

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