Field  Trips  and  Special  Events


NOTICE: Events listed may be hosted by organizations/entities other than the BSG. Efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information listed.

Beginning birders are welcome on all field trips. Membership in the BSG is encouraged but is not required for participation.

What to bring on field trips: binoculars, two-way radios, snacks, drinks, pen/paper if you’d like to keep your own records of sightings, and a spotting scope, if you have one. In case of bad weather, contact the designated leader to see if the field trip will take place.

Field trips will LEAVE the designated meeting place at the time posted for each field trip. Plan to arrive early for field trip orientation and any carpooling/caravanning arrangements. For more information, please contact Larry Raymond at 318-347-3134 or email:

Upcoming Events:

There are no currently scheduled field trips.

Past Field Trip Reports:

Sandhill Crane Field Trip Feb. 2022

Sandhill Crane Field Trip Feb. 2021

Sandhill Cranes. BSG field trip, 2021. Photo by Cran Lucas.