The next CRAB ORCHARD NWR BIRDING OUTING IS SCHEDULED for Sunday, December 11; 8:15 till noon. Beginning to advanced birders of all ages are welcome, but space is limited so reserve your spot soon. Call or visit the Refuge Visitors Center to add your name to the signup sheet. As always, the tour will be led be experinced birders, binoculars are available for checkout, and the outing will visit many good birding spots in both the open and restriced areas of the Refuge. We will meet at the Refuge Visitors Center at 8;15 AM, have a brief introduction, and board two Refuge vehicles. Birding scopes will be set up at good locations for use by all. This great photo of a Cedar Waxwing was taken by Tate Graham on our November birding outing.