|David Brown's Wildlife Services
12 Hotel Road
Warwick, MA 01378
Tel: 978 544 8175
Tracker-naturalist David Brown provides several services focused on New
- Interpretive programs, including animal tracking and bird programs
- Wildlife inventories, including both mammal tracking and bird surveys
- Docent training for interpretive walk leaders
- Wildlife education planning for organizations
- Encounters presents animal tracking and other wildlife experiences from
David Brown's journal, species profiles, mammal tracking tips and tracking
- Services presents information for prospective program sponsors as well
as information about mammal tracking and bird inventories, docent training
and wildlife education planning.
- About presents a bio and background on David Brown.
websites that contain good information about animal tracking.
- Resources provides reviews and recommendations for books and
This site was last updated on June 27. It is frequently modified with new
programs and information on animal tracking, bird life and other wildlife materials.
Thank you for visiting and check back again.
Unless otherwise credited, all images on this site are the property of David W.
Brown and carry either an inherent or registered copyright.
|Trackards for North American Mammals
The Companion Guide to Trackards for North American
The Next Step: Interpreting Animal Tracks, Trails and Sign
by David Brown
Please see the products page.
Calendar of programs - Summer 2016
(Additional programs will be added as they are scheduled; For more information, see
the Quabbin Trails page or the Sponsored Programs page.
Sunday, July 17: Summer Birds at Summer Star Wildlife Sanctuary in Boylston,
Mass. And indoor/outdoor program. Please see the Sponsored Programs page for
Sunday, July 24, 10am-3pm. Quabbin Tracking. See Quabbin Trails page for details.
Sunday, August 21, 10am-3pm. Quabbin Tracking. See Quabbin Trails page for
Saturday, September 24, 11am-2:30pm. Wildlife tracking at the Bidwell House
Museum, Monterey, Mass. See Sponsored Programs page for details.
Saturday, October 15: Northeast Trackers Conference, Westborough, MA. Details
to be announced.
Sunday, October 16, 10am-3pm. Northeast Trackers Conference outdoor
programs at Quabbin Reservoir. Details TBA.
After a cold, wet spring
summer has arrived early. The sun
climbing higher in the sky
increases evaporation on ponds
and lakes, exposing muddy and
sandy banks to record animal
movement. These thin strips are
often used by predators to move
around their hunting range and
semi-aquatic mammals must cross
them to get to rolling sites and
food. Sandpipers patrol their
margins and herons come ashore
to consume fish and frogs. The
result is a boon to the tracker
interested in identifying and
interpreting the hidden lives of wild