Date: 9/8/17 6:11 am From: Dennis Riordan via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: [CT Birds] New Haven Migration Festival
Sunday, September 17, 8 am - 3 pm Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven
Come celebrate the spectacle and mystery of migration at one of the best places to see migrating wild hawks in New England. Lighthouse Point Park is a recognized Important Birding Area.
Live Bird Shows featuring Hawks and Owls See wild birds up close at banding demonstrations and visit the live waterfowl exhibit Children’s activities and fun for the whole family Ride the Old-Fashioned Carousel Tour the Historic Lighthouse Live Bluegrass Music Hands-on Butterfly Tagging Bird walks and more
This Migration event is funded by the New Haven Bird Club, Audubon Connecticut, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park, and the Board of Park Commissioners
Event partners include: New Haven Department of Parks, Recreation and Trees, Friends of Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven Bird Club, Connecticut Butterfly Association, Audubon Connecticut, Menunkatuck Audubon Society, Hartford Audubon Society, Connecticut Ornithological Association, and Elm City Parks Conservancy.
Suggested donation: $5/car. Proceeds go towards next year’s event!