Shorebird Migration Stroll at Gooseberry Neck

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Saturday, July 21, 2018
7:00am - 9:00am
Gooseberry Neck
Gooseberry Neck
West Shore Road
Westport, MA 02790

Gooseberry Neck, located on Gooseberry Island, is both a breeding site for endangered shorebirds and a significant stopover site for other various migrant shorebird species. In some years large numbers of offshore (pelagic) dwellers such as shearwaters may pass through. Come enjoy a morning walk on this unique island. Mammals such as wandering deer or grey seals swimming near shore are also possible sightings.

Participants should bring birding equipment, camera, and water. Wear sturdy footwear for rocky sections and light clothing for walking in possibly hot, muggy conditions.

Pre-registration required by 4:00 pm, Friday, July 20th. Limited to 20.

Cost: $10 Lloyd Center members, $13 nonmembers, children under 12 half-price

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Phone: 508-990-0505 x23
Category: Lloyd Center for the Environment
Hosted By: Lloyd Center for the Environment
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people walking on the beach at Gooseberry Island
Take a stroll down the rocky beach at Gooseberry Island in Westport.

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