BPBO Events (click here) Anne Posted on September 14, 2010 Posted in PHOTO GALLERIES Tagged with events, fundraising banquet, fundraising dinner, Nicaragua, open house, workshops 2010 Stewardship Rangers, take a break from their site maintenance chores to see and hear about the migration monitoring program at the CHRS from Station Scientist, Stéphane Menu. BPBO’s own Bob Gray and some of the 2010 Stewardship Rangers, who complete site maintenance work every year at the CHRS. Participants in BPBO’s spring 2010 birding workshop scan Georgian Bay for waterfowl from the Grebe Lodge’s deck. Some participants in the spring 2010 birding weekend watch the bird banding process in the Cabot Head Research Station banding lab. Members of the 2010 Birding Workshop pose beside Georgian Bay with Station Scientist Stépahane Menu and Nicaraguan intern, Luis Valerio. 2010 Nicaraguan intern, Luis Valerio, fills Birding Workshop participants on birding on Ometepe Island, his home. Taking photos along the Cabot Head Research Station laneway during the fall 2009 photo workshop. Some people will do anything to get "the" shot at Singing Sands during the fall 2009 photo workshop. Participants in BPBO's fall 2009 photo workshop take a moment to get the group photo taken at Singing Sands. Checking camera settings during a quiet moment at the spring 2009 photo workshop. A bit of relaxing along the shoreline at Bruce Peninsula National Park by spring 2009 photo workshop members after a "grueling"couple of days. Members of BPBO's 2009 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Group enjoy early morning birding along the shore of Lago Coucibalca, just outside of Granada. It's hard to beat the excitement at Eleanor's first sighting of a Nicaraguan Grackle, even if Gord is really! feeling the heat during BPBO's 2009 Birding & Culture Trip to NIcaragua. Gord and Jackie have a close look at tropical bird banding in the nature reserve at the top of Volcan Mombacho, as part of BPBO's 2009 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Trip. Dry season birding in extreme afternoon heat on Volcan Masaya's slopes proves to be a challenge for Members of BPBO's 2009 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Group. Members of BPBO's 2009 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Group pose with their guides during a birding hike at the Montebelli Nature reserve. Members of BPBO's 2009 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Group scan the treetops high overhead at Nicaragua' Montebelli Nature Reserve. In April 2009, then BPBO President Ted Cheskey hand's over a $1,220 cheque from BPBO's 2010 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Group to Fauna & Flora International's Salvadora Morales, to support avian research n Nicaragua. Members of BPBO's 2009 Nicaragua Birding & Culture Group enjoy a splash in the Pacific Ocean surf on their last day in Nicaragua. Guests at the 2006 annual BPBO Fundraising Banquet enjoy a "100 km" feast of local produce. An interesting and attractive place setting for the 2006 annual BPBO Fundraising Banquet. Ted Cheskey, then BPBO President, delivers the main presentation during the 2006 annual BPBO Fundraising Banquet. The audience is well-fed and attentive during the presentations at the 2006 annual BPBO Fundraising Banquet at St. Mary's Hall, Owen Sound. Members of the public enjoy the birding, the company, and the setting of the Cabot Head Research Station during BPBO's 2005 Open House. BPBO's Rod Steinacher leads a birding walk for attendees at the 2005 Open House at the Cabot Head Research Station. Leader Ted Cheskey scopes out grassland birds for BPBO's spring 2003 birding weekend.