Wednesday, July 8, 2015

July Birding Programs

Birding Programs

BIRDING NEW HAMPSHIRE'S GEORGE BURROWS BROOKSIDE SANCTUARYDate: Sunday, July 12
Time: 8:00 am - 10:30 am
Fee: $15
Meeting Location: Stop & Shop on Route 110 in Amesbury - we'll carpool to the sanctuary in South Hampton.

We'll bird the series of swamps and ponds created by beavers.  There's some marsh and heavily wooded areas too.
We will walk on unpaved, wet terrain.  Please be prepared with a long sleeved shirt, long pants, insect repellent and sunscreen.


PURPLE MARTINS OF PLUM ISLAND
Date: Wednesday, July 15
Time: 6:30 pm to dusk
Fee: $15
Location: North End of Plum Island by the Plum Island Lighthouse

Join Sue for a round of nest checks and learn about this human-dependent songbird. 
Wear long pants & a long sleeved shirt, insect repellent and bring a lawn chair. 


WETLANDS, BIRDS & BREWS
Date: Saturday, July 18
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fee: $20
Pre-registration is required - contact Sue at: newburyportbirders@comcast.net
Meeting Location: Junction of Hale Street and Malcolm Hoyt Drive in Newburyport

We'll ramble in local wetlands and and then tour a local brewery and its unique space to
relax, sip and snack.  We'll sample brews and have the opportunity to learn about local
beer. Participants must be at least 21 years of age.  We'll walk on paved terrain.  Be
prepared with a long sleeved shirt, long pants, insect repellent, and sunscreen.

EVENING BIRDING AT CHERRY HILL [INDIAN HILL] RESERVOIR
Date: Tuesday, July 21
Time: 6:30 pm to dusk
Fee: $15
Meeting Location: Meet at the Moulton Street end of the Cherry Hill [Indian Hill] Reservoir in West Newbury
in the pull off on the Reservoir side.

Join us as we search for birds. Participants should be able to walk on unpaved surfaces.
The pace will be slow as we walk out to the pump house. Please be prepared with a long sleeved shirt, long pants
and insect repellent.  


EVENING BIRDING AT CHERRY HILL [INDIAN HILL] RESERVOIR
Date: Wednesday, July 29
Time: 6:30 pm to dusk
Fee: $15
Meeting Location: Meet at the Moulton Street end of the Cherry Hill [Indian Hill] Reservoir in West Newbury
in the pull off on the Reservoir side.

Join us as we search for birds. Participants should be able to walk on unpaved surfaces.
The pace will be slow as we walk out to the pump house. Please be prepared with a long sleeved shirt, long pants
and insect repellent.


With best wishes,
Sue

Sue McGrath
Newburyport Birders
Observe ~ Appreciate ~ Identify
Newburyport, MA 

Website: www.newburyportbirders.com
Blog: http://nbptbirders.blogspot.com/
Twitter: @ nbpt_birders 

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