CANCELED – Shorebird Field Trip to Rankin Bottoms WMA – Saturday, 25 August 2018 – CANCELED


Our field trip to Rankin Bottoms is canceled due to the excessive amount of rain in the area which left the lake level too high for shorebirds.


Shorebird Rendezvous at Rankin Bottoms on Douglas Lake Canceled

Mark your calendars for Saturday, August 25, 2018. The John W. Sellers and Knoxville Chapters of Tennessee Ornithological Society are meeting at Rankin WMA on Douglas Lake for shorebird viewing. Everyone is invited.

Bring your scopes and canoes, kayaks, cameras and binoculars. If you would like to learn or work on shorebird identification join us in the afternoon around 3:00 PM EST.

You do not have to be a TOS member to participate. Everyone is welcome. Additional details on this field trip will be posted soon. For more information about Rankin WMA, including what species we might see, click the image or link below.

Rankin WMA in Rankin Bottoms on Douglas Lake in Cocke County, TN

Rankin WMA info at


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