Date: 7/12/17 12:07 pm From: 472Matthew Nash <parkranger553...> [arlingtonbirds] <arlingtonbirds-noreply...> Subject: [Arlington Birds] Oasis for Wildlife Walk Saturday July 15 8:15 a.m. Belle Isle Marsh, East Boston
Please join us this Saturday at Belle Isle Marsh in East Boston
Just some highlights for this week: American Oystercatcher, Willet, Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow, Short-billed Dowitcher, Glossy Ibis, Snowy Egret, Green Heron, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Least Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Yellow-billed Cuckoo.
An Oasis for Wildlife
Belle Isle Marsh Reservation
Saturdays, July 15 8:15 -9:15 a.m.
Discover the abundant birdlife at Belle Isle Marsh Reservation, a restored wildlife sanctuary. We will walk while birding for a distance of a mile on easy level terrain. Some binoculars and a spotting scope will be provided but please bring these items if you have them. Reasonable accommodations available upon request.
Meet at: Main Parking lot near the bulletin board, located on Bennington Street, East Boston between address 1236 Bennington St., East Boston and 173 Bennington St., Revere. Parking is on a paved lot and is free of charge. Accessible by public transportation: MBTA Blue line, Beachmont Station. Exit station, turn right, at intersection cross State Road/Bennington Street, travel right along Bennington Street to park entrance on the left. Visit www.MBTA.com for bus and train information. Co-sponsored by the Friends of Belle Isle Marsh.
Join a DCR Park interpreter to learn about the wonderful natural history of your state parks. All Programs are FREE and open to the public. All ages and experience levels are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For program cancellations phone 978-937-2094 ext. 121, one hour before start time. Rain Cancels. Strongly recommend sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses and footwear suitable for walking on the beach, and on paths. For more information phone (781) 485-2804 Ext. 105 or email <Matthew.Nash...> For a listing of programs at other DCR state parks visit www.mass.gov/DCR .
Visitor Services Supervisor
DCR North Region Coastal District
One Eliot Circle
Revere, MA 02151
(781) 485-2804 ext. 105