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Weekend Waterfowl Walk at Barton Pond

Barton Nature Area Parking Lot MI

We will be searching for winter waterfowl on the pond. This is one of the top birding locations for March in Washtenaw County. See November Barton Pond eBird Sightings for a list of what has been seen and this eBird bar chart of what can be expected when. We may also search the surrounding nature […]

Tour: University of Michigan Herbarium

University of Michigan Museum of Zoology 3600 Varsity Drive, Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Attendance: 21 / 30

Join us for a presentation and tour of the University of Michigan Herbarium hosted by Aly Baumgartner, applied paleobotanist and vascular plants collection manager. The collections consist of 1.7 million irreplaceable specimens of vascular plants, algae, bryophytes, fungi, and lichens originating from places and habitats that are now prohibitively expensive or dangerous to visit or […]

BIPOC Bird Walk at North Hydro Park

North Hydro Park Winter Entrance 6C6W+WH5, Ypsilanti Charter Twp

We invite all people from the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) community and our white allies to join us on this walk to look for waterfowl and winter birds. All ages and skill levels are invited. We will have extra binoculars if you do not have any. Directions:  Meet at the entrance by Ambassador […]

Weekend Waterfowl Walk at Gallup Park

Gallup Park Playground 3175 Gallup Park Rd, Ann Arbor, United States

The pond and surrounding woods at Gallup provide one of the most diverse hotspots for March birding in Washtenaw County. This should be the peak of waterfowl migration and we hope to see some interesting species.  Directions: Meet at the Gallup Park playground parking lot at the east end of Gallup Park Rd. Leaders: Juliet […]

Nature Walk at Goodrich Preserve

Goodrich Preserve 3685 N Dixboro Rd, Ann Arbor, United States

Join naturalists George Hammond and Matt Spoor as we explore this forest. Though this property is only 36 acres, it is connected to University of Michigan Horner McLaughlin Woods, Washtenaw County's Freeman Preserve, the City of Ann Arbor's Marshal Nature and comprises a 296 acre complex. It is dominated by old growth forest that ranges […]

Special Member Meeting: Name Change Vote

Matthaei Botanical Gardens 1800 N Dixboro Rd, Ann Arbor, MI, United States

We have a very important meeting to share with you all. On March 20th, 2024 at Matthaei Botanical Gardens at 7:30 PM, we will vote in an up or down vote to ratify our newly selected name, Washtenaw Bird & Nature Alliance! Please plan to attend if you are a member, as of March 15th […]