2022 Dates & Registration TBA
Base Camp Location: Lewes, DE
Camp Fee: $TBD – includes all lodging, meals, transportation during camp events, instructional sessions and shuttle from and to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).
ABA Camps are open to all birders ages 13 to 18 (during the camp session).
Membership in the ABA is required to attend (can be added at checkout).
Are you looking for migrating shorebirds? Thousands of birds? Camp Avocet will be stacked full of migrants from their northern breeding grounds such as dowitchers, Black-necked Stilt, Semipalmated, Western, and Least Sandpipers, and of course American Avocets numbering in the hundreds. Delaware boasts an outstanding fall migration of shorebirds with easy access and fabulous viewing opportunities. There truly are birds EVERYWHERE! In this hotspot region for world-class birding, there’s always a chance for a rarity! Due to the grand diversity of southern Delaware’s bird-rich habitats, nearly 150 species of birds are regularly seen and studied during this eight-day camp extravaganza!