Birding Field Trip to Reed Sanctuary & Marshlands Conservancy, Rye NY

Saturday, February 22, 2020
9:00am - 1:00pm

Location Details

Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary

Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Rye, 10580

Meet in the parking lot of Rye Playland (1 Playland Pkwy, Rye, NY 10580) at 9 a.m. where the parking lot borders Rye Lake.

Birding Field Trip to Reed Sanctuary & Marshlands Conservancy, Rye NY

February 22, 2020

Thousands of ducks and other waterbirds spend the winter on Playland Lake and on Long Island Sound off of Rye, New York. Join us as we look for winter waterbirds and songbirds such as Greater & Lesser Scaup, Common Loon, Purple Sandpiper, and more. We'll also keep an eye out for wintering Sparrows, Woodpeckers, Wild Turkeys, Hawks, and Owls. Dress warmly and bring binoculars (loaner binoculars will be available).

  • Ages 5 & up are welcome
  • Admission: FREE (donations suggested)
  • RSVP is requested

For questions and to RSVP, contact Ryan MacLean at 203-930-1353 or

Greenwich Audubon Center is a vibrant nature education center located at the main 285-acre Audubon sanctuary in Greenwich. We are a part of the Audubon Connecticut state office of the National Audubon Society and Atlantic Flyway, and steward a total of seven sanctuaries in the Greenwich area. Our mission is to protect birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow. Visitors are welcome to enjoy our miles of trails, nature programs, education resources, conservation-themed events, and nature store throughout the year. 

We support a diverse and inclusive environment, and welcome individuals of all races, physical and mental abilities, sexual orientations, gender identities, ethnicities, and perspectives. We work with families to modify programs for accessibility where possible.

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