Four prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No registration required. All trips led by Chase Davies 651-246-9754 [email protected]
(PT #4) Fish Creek Prairie at Sundown – What Fuels Migrant Birds
LOCATION Fish Creek Natural Area, 2465-2475 Carver Ave, Maplewood, MN 55119
TOPIC Autumnal falling temperatures with shortening days bring preparations for big changes to the local bird-life web. Sundown at 8:03 PM.
DIRECTIONS From I-94 go south on McKnight Road about 3.5 miles where it T’s at Carver Avenue. Then turn left (east) onto Carver. Just before the I-494 underpass, turn right (south) onto Henry Lane. Travel about 1/2 mile to the Fish Creek Natural Area; turn around and park on the street as directed.