Bess was a founding member of Ivy Creek, an avid naturalist, and a good friend to the Monticello Bird Club. A memorial celebration for her will be held April 15, 2 – 3:30 pm at Ivy Creek Natural Area. Here is the link to her obituary:
Check out the website for the Blue Ridge Young Birders Club.
They are a group of young birders from Charlottesville, Virginia and surrounding areas between the ages 7-18, that share a passion for birds, birding, bird watching, bird photography, adventure and everything and anything else to do with birds and nature!