2003 WINTER MEETING
Camden Area - February 21-23
The Tennessee Ornithological Society will hold
its annual Winter Meeting/Birding Weekend in the Camden, Tennessee
area the weekend of February 21-23. The focus of the meeting is
on birding, and there will be no formal business meeting.
Saturday, Feb. 22
0730 - Depart from the Days Inn for field trip to Big Sandy Unit,
Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge. We will visit sites in the
Britton Ford and Pace Point areas. In the early afternoon, we
will meet with refuge staff for a guided tour and discussion of
ongoing forest management activities designed to enhance habitat
for forest interior songbirds.
Sunday, Feb. 23
0730 - Depart from the Days Inn for field trip to Duck River Unit,
Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge. During this field trip, we
will meet with refuge staff for a tour and discussion of ongoing
waterbird management activities.
For more information on the Tennessee National Wildlife
Refuge, click here.
For a checklist of refuge birds, click here.
Rooms are available at two motels in Camden:
- Day's Inn - located on US Highway 70 East. Phone (731) 584-3111.
The TOS rate is $37.00 (with tax $42.46). A continental breakfast
Inn - located on US Highway 641 North. Phone (731) 584-2222.
A room with 2 queen beds is $58.41 + tax and a room with a king
bed is 62.91 + tax. A complimentary homemade Belgian waffle breakfast