Date: 5/16/18 7:39 am From: Jennifer Coulson <jenniferocoulson...> Subject: [LABIRD-L] Sat., May 19 - Birding Trip to Bogue Chitto NWR and Honey Island Swamp
*Orleans Audubon Birding Trips*
*Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge and Honey Island* -- Half-day birding
*Date:* Saturday, May 19
*Time:* 7:30 a.m.
*Location:* Meet at the entrance to the Pearl River Wildlife Management
Area, Exit 5b (Honey Island Swamp) off of I-59. Good chance to see
Swallow-tailed Kite and 10 species of breeding warblers including
Leader: Glenn Ousset, cell: (504) 495-4284
*Note:* To bird in the Pearl River Wildlife Management Area you will need a
hunting or fishing license, or a Wild Louisiana Annual Stamp ($5.00), or a
Wild Louisiana One Day Stamp ($2.00). Louisiana residents 60 years old and
older are exempt. Stamps are sold at WalMart, Puglia’s Sporting goods, 1925
504-837-0291 or purchase online from LDWF: https://la-web.s3licensing.com/
Birding trips are co-hosted by Orleans Audubon and the Crescent Bird Club.
All are welcome. Bring binoculars and drinking water, wear hiking shoes or
boots. A hat, sun screen, other protection from the elements and insect
repellent are advisable. Call the trip leader if you have questions.
To sign up for free OAS meeting and field trip announcements, send a
message to the email address below.
*Orleans Audubon Society *<orleansaudubon...>