Join the Massachusetts Young Birders Club at Cumberland Farms, Halifax

Halifax - Cumberland Farms - River St 10 River St, Halifax, MA, United States

Join us at Cumberland Farms in Halifax on Saturday, June 15 for a family friendly bird walk with Mass Young Birders and the Brookline Bird Club! We will be exploring the 'Cumbies' area in search of breeding birds including some infrequent nesters such as the state listed species of concern Eastern Meadowlark. As we walk, [...]

Cumberland Farms Fields River St. Entrance Halifax

Halifax - Cumberland Farms - River St 10 River St, Halifax, MA, United States

We will walk about 1.5 miles on gravel, possibly icy, paths in search of Rough-legged Hawk and Short-eared Owl as well as other winter residents including Eastern Meadowlarks! Arrive early and listen for owls.

Cumberland Farms Fields River St. Entrance

Halifax - Cumberland Farms - River St 10 River St, Halifax, MA, United States

We will walk about 1.5 miles on gravel paths in search of late fall sparrows. This is usually a good spot for Lincoln’s and Clay-colored Sparrows. We never know what else might show up.  I will arrive early to listen for Great Horned Owls.

BBC field trips are open to all participants. Unless otherwise stated, all trips are free to attend and do not need preregistration. You do not need to be a club member to attend, though we hope you will join. See the Field Trip FAQ for answers to general questions. Contact leaders for more details about specific trips.

We follow all policies of field trip location property owners and co-sponsoring organizations. These may include ongoing public health measures. Some participants may choose to wear a face mask for health purposes. We support their right to do so.

We hope to see you out birding soon!


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