Sunday, January 20, 2013

Salem County Nature Club 2013Walks and Events
Eagle Festival
When: Saturday, Feb 9, 2013
Where: Mauricetown Fire House
Description: We'll have our usual table. At about 10 AM we'll head out to one of the outdoor areas to check the eagles and other wildlife.
Cruise for Raptors
When: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, 9:00am -- 11:30am   
Where: Woodstown ACME parking lot behind Wendy’s to carpool
Description: We’ll ‘cruise’ the Mannington and Salem areas looking for birds of prey.
Mad Horse Creek WMA walk
When: Saturday, March 23, 2013, 9am – 11am
Where: Meet at LAC Mun Bldg in Hancock's Bridge
Description: We'll drive to the WMA, then park for what should be a good walk in interesting habitat. Suggest boots, could be wet.

Walk DOD ponds
When: Wed, April 17, 2013, 9am – 11am
Where: We will meet at the Deepwater Diner to carpool. We will walk and drive the trails of the DOD.

Fort Mott State Park
When: Saturday, Apr 20, 2013, 9am – 11am,
Where: Main lot Fort Mott S.P.
Description: We'll walk the river, fort, moat, woods, & Finn's Point. Warblers were early last year; we'll see.
Shorebird Fest
When: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9am – 12pm
Where: Fortescue & bayshore (map available)
Description: This is one of our most popular trips, year after year. We'll start at the end of New Jersey Ave. in Fortescue and after an hour, drive up the bayshore to Cumberland County's Money Island!
Belleplain SP & Peasley WMA
When: Saturday, June 1, 2013, 9am – 10am
Where: Meet at Mauricetown Wawa, Rts 47 & 347 (map available)
Description: Late migrants and early nesters. Some walking; some driving. These places are natural gems.
Parvin State Park
When: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 9am – 11am
Where: Second Landing Parking area. 865 Almond Rd, Pittsgrove (map available)
Description: An easy walk over mostly paved roads.