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Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States

April 2019

Sandy Hook

April 6 @ 8:45 am - 2:00 pm
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Early spring at the hook for a wide range of possibilities from ducks and raptors to swallows, kinglets, and other songbirds. $20 members/$25 non-members Sandy Hook, parking area B near the restrooms Leaders: Scott Barnes & Linda Mack

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Sandy Hook – Young Birders Club

April 13 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Mid-April at the hook can be a good time for a hawk flight if the winds are right; we may also see early spring migrants including swallows, kinglets, thrushes, and sparrows. Free; registration strongly recommended. Strictly open to kids ages 11-17 interested in birds & parent/guardian. Sandy Hook, parking area B near the restrooms Leader: Scott Barnes

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Sandy Hook

April 28 @ 8:45 am - 2:00 pm
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Short-distance migrants like accipiters, swallows, falcons, kinglets, thrushes, and sparrows may highlight this trip, if the winds are favorable. We may also look for interesting gulls and returning warblers. $20 members/$25 non-members Leaders: Linda Mack and Jason Denesevich Sandy Hook, parking area B near the restrooms

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May 2019

Half Day Fridays at Sandy Hook

May 3 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Start the weekend off early with a half day of birding at Sandy Hook. Spring is an awesome time to get out birding and each week promises to have a different array of migrants from raptors to flycatchers, warblers, and sparrows. The wide variety of habitats from maritime woods to wetlands ensures a good variety of species and ever-changing composition each week; be prepared for three hours of walking over easy terrain. $15 members/$20 non-members Leader: Scott Barnes and associate naturalists Meet at Guardian Park by the Nike Missiles at the entrance for Fort Hancock.

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Sandy Hook

May 4 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Early May is a great time to bird the hook for a wide range of species. If the winds are right, we may have anything from migrant waders to raptors, and a plethora of passerines. $20 members/$25 non-members Leaders: Scott Barnes & Linda Mack Sandy Hook, parking area B near the restrooms

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Half Day Fridays at Sandy Hook

May 10 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Start the weekend off early with a half day of birding at Sandy Hook. Spring is an awesome time to get out birding and each week promises to have a different array of migrants from raptors to flycatchers, warblers, and sparrows. The wide variety of habitat $15 members/$20 non-members Leaders: Scott Barnes and associate naturalists Meet at Guardian Park by the Nike Missiles at the entrance for Fort Hancock.

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Sandy Hook Century Run (World Series of Birding)

May 11 @ 5:30 am - 8:30 pm
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Join Scott Barnes and associate naturalists Linda Mack, & Carole Hughes for a full day’s birding at Sandy Hook. The hook is one of the best migrant traps in the state, and should produce a wide range of thrushes, vireos, flycatchers, and warblers; we’ll spend the entire day exploring Sandy Hook’s wide range of habitats and birds. After landbirding slows down, we’ll search for waterfowl, herons, egrets, shorebirds, and raptors. Be prepared for extensive walking including on soft sand. Sandy Hook, parking area B near the restrooms Leaders: Scott Barnes, Linda Mack, & Carole Hughes Participants are expected to pledge a minimum of $1 per species; we normally record 120+ species for the day. For more information or to register, please contact Scott Barnes at scott.barnes@njaudubon.org

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Half Day Fridays at Sandy Hook

May 17 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Start the weekend off early with a half day of birding at Sandy Hook. Spring is an awesome time to get out birding and each week promises to have a different array of migrants from raptors to flycatchers, warblers, and sparrows. The wide variety of habitat $15 members/$20 non-members Leaders: Scott Barnes and associate naturalists Meet at Guardian Park by the Nike Missiles at the entrance for Fort Hancock.

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Sandy Hook

May 18 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Spring birding at the peak of migration; expect everything from shorebirds and terns to a variety of songbirds including flycatchers, thrushes, vireos, and warblers. $20 members/$25 non-members Leaders: Scott Barnes and Linda Mack Sandy Hook, parking area B near the restrooms

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Half Day Fridays at Sandy Hook

May 24 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook
Middletown, NJ United States
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Start the weekend off early with a half day of birding at Sandy Hook. Spring is an awesome time to get out birding and each week promises to have a different array of migrants from raptors to flycatchers, warblers, and sparrows. The wide variety of habitat Meet at Guardian Park by the Nike Missiles at the entrance for Fort Hancock. Leaders: Scott Barnes and associate naturalists

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