Friday Morning Birdwatching

March 31, 2023 (Friday) 8:30-11:30am


Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, Topsfield


Dave Williams - Birder Naturalist






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

Welcome to birdwatchers of all skills and levels! Venture to a variety of locations around Essex County and take some time to observe a rich variety of birdlife. We'll travel by van and carpool to focus our three-hour field trip on the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Plum Island, the Merrimack River estuary, and other locations around Essex County.

*Please note that you are registering for ONLY the date and location indicated at the top of this page.

Below is a list of the remaining scheduled WINTER dates and locations for Friday Morning Birdwatching, which you may search and register for on our website. Please see Friday Morning Birdwatching in Spring for dates beginning in April, 2023.

March 10: Newburyport and vicinity
March 17: Cape Ann
March 24: Leader's Choice
March 31: Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Instructions and Directions:

Meet at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield. Bring binoculars, a field guide to birds, and a scope if you have one. Wear clothing and footwear appropriate for the weather and terrain.

*Masks are required in Mass Audubon vans, otherwise they are optional.

Mass Audubon cancellation policy: If you wish to withdraw less than seven days prior to the program, refunds cannot be issued. If Mass Audubon cancels the program, you will receive a refund in full.

Registration is required.

Meeting Place:

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary
87 Perkins Row
Topsfield, MA 01983
Email [email protected] for more information.