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Meadowlands Birding Festival Schedule!

The Meadowlands Birding Festival schedule has been announced! To print out a full page schedule click here

To register for the event click here

The free, family-friendly Festival is Saturday, Sept. 15 at DeKorte Park in Lyndhurst from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm and will include a family-friendly day of bird walks, talks, raptor visits, kids activities and more celebrating the Meadowlands amazing bird population.

Highlights include a keynote talk by renowned field guide author David Sibley, a walk led by prominent birding author Rick Wright and a live raptor demonstration. Kid’s programs include a scavenger hunt, bird migration game, and making an ice cream cone bird feeder.

 

BCAS Nature Walk Next This Coming Tuesday (Aug. 21) at Mill Creek Marsh!

Join the Bergen County Audubon Society this coming Tuesday (Aug. 21) as they lead a guided walk of Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus, a fantastic spot for birding. They’ll be keeping an eye peeled for shorebirds like like Semi-palmated Sandpipers, Greater Yellowlegs and Short-billed Dowitchers.

The walk runs from 10 am to noon. For more information contact Don Torino at greatauk4@gmail.com or 201-230-4983.

BCAS Nature Walk Next Tuesday (Aug. 21) at Mill Creek Marsh

Join the Bergen County Audubon Society next Tuesday (Aug. 21) as they lead a guided walk of Mill Creek Marsh in Secaucus, a fantastic spot for birding. They’ll be keeping an eye peeled for shorebirds like like Semi-palmated Sandpipers, Greater Yellowlegs and Short-billed Dowitchers.

The walk runs from 10 am to noon. For more information contact Don Torino at greatauk4@gmail.com or 201-230-4983.

Meadowlands Birding Festival Schedule Announced!

We’re thrilled to post the schedule of events for the Meadowlands Birding Festival on Saturday, Sept. 15 at DeKorte Park in Lyndhurst. The free event runs from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm and will include a family-friendly day of bird walks, talks, raptor visits, kids activities and more celebrating the Meadowlands amazing bird population.

Highlights include a keynote talk by renowned field guide author David Sibley, a walk led by prominent birding author Rick Wright and a live raptor demonstration. Kids activities include a scavenger hunt, bird migration game, and making an ice cream cone bird feeder.

To register, click here

No Laughing Matter

Laughing Gulls

Someone’s got a secret to share above! Laughing Gulls were just some of the many species that Dee De Santis photographed during the Bergen County Audubon Society Birding By Boat trip last week. We’ll have more awesome photos from Dee throughout the day!

Laughing Gull

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron with Gulls

Great Black-backed Gull with Herring Gull

Black-crowned Night Heron

Cormorants

Meadowlands Birding Festival Registration Is Open!!!!

We’re thrilled to launch registration for the Meadowlands Birding Festival on Saturday, Sept. 15. The free event runs from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm and will include a family-friendly day of bird walks, talks, raptor visits, kids activities, optics for sale, boat tours and more celebrating the Meadowlands amazing bird population.

Highlights include a keynote talk by renowned field guide author David Sibley, a walk led by prominent birding author Rick Wright and a live raptor demonstration. Kids activities include a scavenger hunt, bird migration game, and making an ice cream cone bird feeder.

To register, click here

Boat tours are offered by Hackensack Riverkeeper and space is limited. Registration is by phone only. Registration begins at noon Monday Aug. 13. Call 201-968-0808. Reservations will not be taken before noon.