Birding New Bedford Harbor

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Saturday, January 07, 2017
9:00am - 12:00pm
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Fort Taber Park
Fort Taber Park
1000 South Rodney French Blvd.
New Bedford, MA 02744

During winter, the landscape can seem quite barren with its backdrop of snow and ice. However, our coastal shorelines are bustling with activity of migrant birds spending the winter. New Bedford Harbor offers some superb viewing. Wintering land birds, winter waterbird species, and perhaps a wandering seal are all potential sightings. The group will bird Fort Taber Park before carpooling to the Hurricane Barrier to take advantage of the Palmers Island area and the New Bedford Harbor Walk.

Cost: $9 Lloyd Center members, $12 nonmembers

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Phone: (508) 990-0505 x23
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Hosted By: Lloyd Center for the Environment
Outdoor Event
Palmers Island from the New Bedford Harbor Walk
The New Bedford Harbor Walk runs all the way to Palmer Island, where you can enjoy a view of the island's iconic lighthouse amid fishing vessels on the inner harbor.

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