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Barre Falls Dam & Rutland State Park

Barre Falls Dam Parking Lot Coldbrook Rd., Barre

We will bird the upper field then proceed by car through a portion of the Ware River IBA, concluding at Intervale Road, Rutland. Leaders: Donna Schilling, Bobbye Samdahl

55th Breeding Bird Census – Wachusett Meadow

Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary 127 Goodnow Rd., Princeton

A half-century of data reveals trends in the bird population at Wachusett Meadow. The compilation, with refreshments, begins at approximately 10:00 a.m. Please contact compiler (Dick Knowlton) in advance to…

Birds & Butterflies w/Mass. Butterfly Club

Rte. 56 Worcester Airport overlook MA Rte 56, Leicester

Birds and butterflies with the Massachusetts Butterfly Club. We will also walk the wooded trail from Mulberry St. to Kettle Brook/Manville Street. Close-focus binoculars recommended.

Wachusett Reservoir IBA Census

Wachusett Reservoir Rte 110-Chase Hill Rd 48 MA 110, Sterling

Forbush Bird Club's annual census of the Wachusett Reservoir Important Bird Area focuses on breeding birds including the Common Loons. We will hike shady trails to the Wood Island overlook,…

Night Heron Walk

Notre Dame Cemetery, Worcester 162 Webster St., Worcester

Night Heron walk (evening)

Nighthawk Watch at Worcester Airport

Rte. 56 Worcester Airport overlook MA Rte 56, Leicester

On muggy August evenings, Common Nighthawks can be seen in flight feasting on flying ants.

Bolton Flats WMA & Vicinity

Bolton Flats WMA 342-392 Seven Bridge Road, Lancaster

The weedy fields at Bolton Flats and nearby Pine Hill Grasslands always attract a wide variety of species. Please wear waterproof knee boots.