Carden Plain Important Bird Area

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Date(s) - 06/03/2018
All Day

Tim Hortons, Lansdowne St West


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 65km 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.
Meet at Tim Horton’s at the Sobey’s Plaza on Lansdowne Street West.