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County Bird Club
Programs and Field Trips
Programs are held at the new Robinson Nature Center,
6692 Cedar Lane, on the west side of Columbia.
FRONT DOOR DOES NOT OPEN UNTIL 7:15 P.M
Hospitality session at 7:30 p.m.
Meeting/program begins at 8:00 p.m.
FRONT DOOR IS LOCKED AT 8:15 P.M.
No entrance fee for bird club programs.
Howard County Bird Club programs at the Robinson Nature
Center will resume in September. Watch for an announcement in
Meanwhile, enjoy birding and nature study outdoors!
May 11, Sunday, MAY
COUNT Remember to sign up for the count AND the
May 15, Wednesday, 8:00 a.m., Half day. HENRYTON ROAD,
Patapsco Valley State Park
Meet at bottom of Henryton Road at the dead
Walk along the Patapsco River looking for spring migrants. Easy
walking along the river for nesting Worm-Eating and
Yellow-Throated warblers. Plan for moderate walking and possible
muddy trails areas. No facilities. Leader -
May 18, Saturday, 8:00 a.m. BIG DAY —
All day listing extravaganza!
Limit 12. Email the leader to sign up.
Plan to spend the day hiking around the county in search of as
many species as possible. All types of footwear needed. Bring
food and drinks. Facilities in some spots. Leader - Bonnie
May 18, Saturday, 8:00 a.m.
LITTLE BIG DAY — Howard County.
Email the leaders for reservations and details.
This trip is designed for beginner and intermediate birders and
will not be as intense as the Big Day trip. Some of the same
locations as the Big Day trip may be visited. Bring food and
drinks. Facilities in some spots. Leaders - Karen Darcy and
May 25, Saturday, 7:30 a.m. PATAPSCO SCRUBLAND. Half
Meet at 735 River Road (up long drive take right-hand
split & park by house).
Starting in the scrubland, we'll look for warblers, vireos,
thrushes, and other edge species. Depending on conditions, we may
continue into the woods. Moderate to possibly difficult walking:
steep trails with several stream crossings, so wear appropriate
footwear. Facilities available. Leader -
Also MOS Chapter
Meetings & Field Trips.
Field trip leaders send the trip report to the web, and we
post the results. If you were on the trip you can see what you
saw. If you missed the trip, you can see what you missed.
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