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Jenks Land, Acton

Saturday, March 30 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Jenks Land, Acton Central Street
Acton, United States

We will look for just-arriving birds (pine warblers, Eastern phoebes, etc.) and early migrants. Trails may be wet.

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Boxborough Station, Heron Rookery

Saturday, April 6 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Boxborough Station WMA Depot Road
Boxborough, United States

We will look for returning herons, osprey, and ducks at the beaver pond/Wildlife Management Area on the edge of Boxborough and Littleton. If there's extra time, we will stop by Rolling Meadows.

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Fruitlands Museum trails, Harvard

Saturday, April 20 @ 7:00 am
Fruitlands Museum 102 Prospect Hill Road
Harvard, MA 01451 United States

Co-sponsored by Boxborough Birders and Brookline Bird Club. We will be looking for local avian residents and early migrants. Expect to walk about two miles on trails through meadows and woods, with some steep sections. Prepare for ticks. We will bird at the meeting location for about 30 minutes so any latecomers can catch up.

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Fruitlands Museum trails, Harvard

Saturday, May 18 @ 7:00 am
Fruitlands Museum 102 Prospect Hill Road
Harvard, MA 01451 United States

Co-sponsored by Boxborough Birders and Brookline Bird Club. We will look for local avian residents and early arrivals. Expect to walk about two miles on trails through meadows and woods, with some steep sections. Prepare for ticks. We will bird at the meeting location for about 30 minutes so any latecomers can catch up.

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Long Lake Park, Littleton

Saturday, May 25 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am
Long Lake Park Harwood Road
Littleton, United States

Join the Boxborough birders as we bird Long Lake Park with Dustin Neild, who installed and manages the Bluebird and Tree Swallows trail here. The purpose of this walk is to observe all species we can find at Long Lake Park, which includes open fields, edge, forest, wetland and marsh habitats. We should see TONS of nesting activity from the trail and perhaps monitor 1-2 nestboxes. The walk will also be a preview to a more focused nestbox management walk…

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Long Lake Park, Littleton

Saturday, June 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Long Lake Park Harwood Road
Littleton, United States

Come tour the tree swallow and bluebird nestboxes at Long Lake Park, with Dustin Neild, who installed this trail in 2015. Since that time, the boxes have been highly successful every year and this walk takes place at the peak of nesting activity, so we're sure to see nests, eggs, hatchlings and nestlings at almost every stage of development while also learning about proper nestbox sites, installation, monitoring and management techniques. No dogs, please, as we will be in sensitive…

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Fruitlands Museum trails, Harvard

Saturday, June 22 @ 7:00 am
Fruitlands Museum 102 Prospect Hill Road
Harvard, MA 01451 United States

Co-sponsored by Boxborough Birders and Brookline Bird Club. We will look for resident species including Indigo Bunting, Savannah Sparrow, Hermit Thrush, Scarlet Tanager, Veery, Blue-headed Vireo, Wild Turkey, American Kestrel, and a variety of warblers. Expect to walk about two miles on trails through meadows and woods, with some steep sections. Prepare for ticks. We will bird at the meeting location for about 30 minutes so any latecomers can catch up.

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