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News Eagle - Hawley, PA
  • Birdwatching planned, May 24

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  • PIKE COUNTY - The woods in Pike County are alive with the breeding songbirds ranging from warblers, vireos, thrushes and buntings. We will be treated to seeing red-eyed vireo, worm-eating warbler, prairie warbler, wood thrush and indigo bunting.
         The Gifford Pinchot Audubon Society will be having a breeding bird field trip  on Saturday, May 24 at 7 am at the Zimmerman property in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.  Peter Wulfhorst, former Gifford Pinchot Audubon Society President and seasoned birdwatcher, will be leading the field trip.  
        They will meet at the Zimmerman property and bird from 7 to 10 a.m.  The Zimmerman property is located between mile marker 14 & 15 on Route 209. Participants will park at the Zimmerman Farm Road sign closest to Route 739.  There is an open field parking area on Route 209 where they will be meeting. Wulfhorst requested that anyone planning to participate, to call 570-618-2491 between 7 and 8 p.m.  

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