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DATE CHANGED: Peak Shorebirds at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

August 15

Note, date changed to avoid conflict with Jamaica Bay Shorebird Festival.

Leader:  Tom Stephenson

Participant number limit: 12

Focus: early peak/first wave of shorebirds, sandpipers and water birds, marsh species.

Registrar: Peter Dorosh: email Prosbird@aol.com or Prosbird@gmail.com

Registration Period: August 8th-August 12th.  Current club members will receive priority. Each person must register individually; you may not register additional participants.
Event notes: The East pond is the primary birding location before the late high tide. Most of the West Pond trail will be closed due to landscape replanting/reconstruction. Prepare for a long day under potentially hot sun. Bring lunch and plenty of water; waterproof boots are mandatory.


Participants can use public transportation or drivers are free to take their own cars with their family or “birding pod.”


Due to COVID, the BBC will not be arranging car pools.


Please review our trip guidelines here: http://brooklynbirdclub.org/information-registration


August 15
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Brooklyn Bird Club