Refuge Nature Hike: Birds, Botany & HabitatSaturday, April 26, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon - This program will be an informative field study. Appropriate for adults (16 years and older) interested in learning about the diverse flora and fauna of the refuge and how the refuge’s habitats and management techniques attract a variety of wildlife.
The 3 hour program will include botany and fungi leaders, Susan Yost and Michael Maciarello. Bird identification by sight and sound will be explored with leader Bruce Lantz. Participants will walk Boardwalk and Parsons Point trail, stop along the wildlife drive, and hike along the Finis pond and forested area. In each area, the habitats and wildlife will be observed and discussed. Participants are required to hike 3+ miles and be able to stand for long periods of time. Bring binoculars, your favorite field guides, notebook, and water. Space is limited and registration is required. Contact Tina Watson to register, 302-653-9345 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Meet at the visitor center.