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Saturday, June 4, 2016
Breakfast with the Birds ..Sorting out bird songs at Turkey Hill Preserve.


Saturday, June 17: start at 8:00 am Turkey Hill Preserve, Orange Deep Forest nesters
The Orange area is blessed with many wonderful Open Spaces. Orange Conservation Commission will host a bird walk with Frank Gallo, an expert birder and former Senior Naturalist with the Connecticut Audubon Society. He has handpicked Turkey Hill Preserve to explore birding oportunities due to its unique ecological characteristics. Frank will guide walkers to see a variety of species of seasonal birds. Discover the basics of birding by identifying birds by their various sounds using a variety of sound resources. Instructor Gallo will teach you tips, tricks, and even pitfalls in identifying birds by sound. Is that an oriole or a tanager singing? Come find out, as we delve into the secrets to birding by ear. To register make out check to: Town of Orange and send to Orange Parks Department,c/o Sharon Ewen 617 Orange Center Road Orange, CT 06477.

In the event rain is predicted the walk will be canceled and will be helded the following day June 18. Cancellation notification will be posted on Conservation website
www. Orangectconservationcommission.com. And Facebook Orange Conservation Commission
Fee: $20.00/per person.

Equipment: Binoculars and sturdy walking shoes.

Meeting place: Parking lot Turkey Hill Preserve. GPS address: 700 Derby Milford Road, Orange.

Any questions email Sharon Ewen sme71@yahoo.com


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