Chapter Meetings, Field Trips and Programs
Friday to Monday,
April 28 – May 1, 2017
The Delmarva Peninsula
Drive down Thursday to Cambridge, MD
Friday – Blackwater NWR, MD
Saturday – Chincoteaue NWR, VA
Sunday – Milburn landing SP, MD
Monday – Bombay Hook NWR, DE
We’ll visit Delmarva – DELaware, MARyland and VirginiA to
search for American Avocets, Black-necked Stilts, Red-headed
Woodpecker, Brown-headed Nuthatch, Prothonotary and
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Friday May 5, 2017
Evening at Tibbets Brook Park
355 Midland Ave, Yonkers
Meet at the flag pole in front of the main building at 6 PM
We will search for early spring migrants such as Solitary and Spotted Sandpipers, Baltimore and Orchard Orioles, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, and Black-and-white Warbler as we stroll around both lakes.
Saturday May 6,
1609 Old Orchard St, West Harrison
Meet 8 AM at the Cranberry Lake nature center.
We will search a variety of habitats including a four-acre lake, cliffs and scrubland, mixed hardwood forest, vernal pools, and a swamp for spring migrants such as Black-throated Green Warbler and Ovenbird. Local returning birds such as Veery, Wood Thrush, Swamp Sparrow and Scarlet Tanager may be found as well.
Saturday, May 13,
Bird like crazy in Westchester County to raise money for our
chapter. Details to follow.
Sunday May 14, 2017
Mother’s Day Warbler Walk
Lenoir Nature Preserve 8 AM
19 Dudley St. Yonkers
Meet us for our 26th year of this Audubon tradition. Spring
migrants will be searched for; followed by refreshments at the
May 20,21 2017
Drive up Saturday afternoon and stay overnight for
Whip-poor-wills, American Bittern, Virginia Rail, and Alder
We will be staying at:
DAYS INN WURTSBORO
21 Perron Drive
Rt 17 Wurtsboro, NY 12790
5 PM meet at hotel to first head out to dinner at Danny's Restaurant down the road at 178 Kingston Ave, Wurtsboro, NY. We will do some evening birding after that.
5 AM meet at hotel at before sun up. You are welcome to stay elsewhere or drive up and meet us here
Michael Bochnik cell - 914-953-7409