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Carden Plain Important Bird Area

2019-06-02 @ 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us for an all-day visit to the wonderful Carden Plain. This is an unusual alvar habitat that is home to an abundance of rare grassland bird species, butterflies and plants. Jerry Ball will be our guide to this globally rare habitat 65 km west of Peterborough. Loggerhead Shrike, Golden-winged Warbler, Osprey, Black Terns, Sedge Wren, Yellow Rail, Upland Sandpiper, Eastern Bluebird, Eastern Towhee and Brown Thrashers are all possibilities. Bring some lunch, water, a camera for the excellent photographic opportunities, and binoculars.

Accessibility: easy. Some driving on a gravel road.


7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Sue Paradisis


Tim Hortons Lansdowne St. West
1200 Lansdowne St W
Peterborough, Ontario Canada
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