Jeff Nicol took some nifty shots during our Family Bird Count and Walk on Sunday, including this young Barn swallow awaiting some parental take-out food. Another shot below, and more follow. (Thanks, Jeff!)
August is a busy month for events sponsored by the Meadowlands Commission and Bergen County Audubon Society — a free Shorebird Walk at DeKorte this Sunday; a free Harrier Meadow walk on Tuesday, Aug. 16; a free Kevin Karlson Shorebird Day on Saturday, Aug. 20; and another birding by boat pontoon cruise on Tuesday, Aug. 23.
Details on all four events follow.