Upcoming BCAS Meadowlands Walks This Sunday (Dec. 16) and Tuesday (Dec. 18)

Losen Slote Creek Park

Join the Bergen Audubon Society for two great upcoming Meadowlands walks!  This Sunday, Dec. 16, they’ll be in Little Ferry at Losen Slote Creek Park and the new Mehrhof Pond Wildlife Observation Area. Losen Slote is one of the last remaining lowland forests in the Meadowlands. The Observation Area, which opened this Spring, offers stellar views of waterfowl and other birds. 

Then, onTuesday,Dec. 18, they’ll be at Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus, on the lookout for ducks, cormorants and wintering birds.

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

Mallards, Mergansers and More at Mehrhof!

Mallards

Many thanks to Dave McClure for these cool photos taken at Mehrhof Pond in Little Ferry during yesterday’s light snowfall!

Female Hooded Mergansers

 

Female Hooded Merganser

Male Hooded Merganser

Male Hooded Merganser

Gulls