[CT Birds] New Haven Migration Festival
driordan at snet.net
Fri Sep 8 09:10:32 EDT 2017
Sunday, September 17, 8 am - 3 pm
Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven
Come celebrate the spectacle and mystery of migration at one of the best places to see migrating wild hawks in New England. Lighthouse Point Park is a recognized Important Birding Area.
Live Bird Shows featuring Hawks and Owls
See wild birds up close at banding demonstrations and visit the live waterfowl exhibit
Children’s activities and fun for the whole family
Ride the Old-Fashioned Carousel
Tour the Historic Lighthouse
Live Bluegrass Music
Hands-on Butterfly Tagging
Bird walks and more
This Migration event is funded by the New Haven Bird Club, Audubon Connecticut, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park, and the Board of Park Commissioners
Event partners include: New Haven Department of Parks, Recreation and Trees, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven Bird Club, Connecticut Butterfly Association, Audubon Connecticut, Menunkatuck Audubon Society, Hartford Audubon Society, Connecticut Ornithological Association, and Elm City Parks Conservancy.
Suggested donation: $5/car. Proceeds go towards next year’s event!
- Dennis Riordan
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