About Chuck Tague


I am Chuck Tague.  I wrote and published the Nature Observer News, a natural history journal for western Pennsylvania from 1992 through 2005.

I currently lead nature discovery hikes and Nature Journal workshops, especially for Home School Associations and other youth groups.

I am an educator, a nature writer and wildlife photographer.  I have worked as an interpretive naturalist for almost 30 years.

I now write the Bird Watch column for the Peregrine, the journal of The Three Rivers Birding Club.

From 1997 through 2010 I was the President of the Wissahickon Nature Club.

I am available to speak at nature clubs, garden clubs and other organizations.  I have presentations on:

  Caught in the Act; Birds in Action

  Butterflies of western Pennsylvania

  Butterflies of Florida

  The Wonders of Caterpillars

  Birds in the Garden and Beyond

  Bird Migration

  Birds of Prey

  Wading Birds



  Adaptations for Flight

  Birds of the Southeastern United States

I also have presentations on Birds of Prey suitable for elementary classrooms. 

For more information on my outings and presentations, contact me at:


Biographical information, Chuck Tague