Bird Walks on the Preserves
Willisbrook Preserve |
May 2, 2023 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Natural Lands’ Willisbrook Preserve is the perfect place to spot a wondrous assortment of resident and migratory birds. Join Natural Lands’ staff Claudia Winters for a spring morning bird walk at this picturesque property.
These habitats provide resources for a variety of species, including raptors, woodpeckers, sparrows, kinglets, and more. Can’t attend this one? Check out these other walks:
- Wednesday, April 26, ChesLen Preserve | Coatesville
- Thursday, April 27, Binky Lee Preserve | Chester Springs
- Saturday, April 29, Sadsbury Woods Preserve | Coatesville
- Tuesday, May 9, Green Hills Preserve | Mohnton
- Thursday, May 11, Saunders Woods Preserve | Gladwyne
- Tuesday, May 16, Sadsbury Woods Preserve | Coatesville
- Thursday, May 18, Hildacy Preserve | Media
- Thursday, May 25, Gwynedd Preserve | North Wales
Willisbrook Preserve is a mix of woods and grassland meadows, including just over 20 acres of a rare ecosystem known as the Sugartown Serpentine Barrens. These barrens support a variety of plant species, many of which are threatened or endangered. In 2010, the barrens were designated as a Wild Plant Sanctuary by the PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
- Meet at the Kiosk at the parking lot.
- Birders of all backgrounds and experience levels are invited to join the walk.
- Please bring binoculars, and a water bottle to stay hydrated.
- Dress for the season. Trails are easy to moderate and may be rocky or wet at times.
- Please leave your four-legged friends at home.
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- If you are sick or not feeling well, please stay home.
- Masking is optional. The CDC recommends masking for those who are at high risk for getting very sick when COVID-19 Community Levels are at Medium and for everyone when COVID-19 Community Levels are at High. People may choose to mask at any time.
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