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Saturday Morning Birding in Essex County

Sponsored by Joppa Flats
June 12, 2021 (Saturday) 8:00-10:00am


Sandy Point State Park


Dave Williams - Birder-Naturalist/Birder's Certificate Program graduate






Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Get an early start on the day, when many birds are most active and therefore easier to see. We'll explore a different birding hot spot each time, focusing on field identification, birdsong, and breeding behavior.

6/5: Woodsom Farm, Amesbury

6/12: Sandy Point State Park, Ipswich

6/19: Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newbury

6/26: Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Newbury

Instructions and Directions:

You will receive information about the exact meeting place in an email the day before the program. Bring binoculars, a field guide to birds, and a scope if you have one. Wear clothing and footwear appropriate for the weather and terrain.

PLEASE NOTE: This program will be conducted in accordance with current Municipal, State, and Mass Audubon Covid-19 protocols. Groups are limited to 13 preregistered adults. Participants are required to wear a face covering and follow social distancing guidelines. Mass Audubon cannot loan field equipment at this time.

Please note our new Cancellation Policy: If cancellations are made less than 7 days prior to the program, refunds cannot be issued.

Registration is required.
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

1 Plum Island Turnpike
Newburyport, MA 01950
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.