Birding at the Arden Hills Army Training Site (AHATS), Arden Hills – REGISTRATION CLOSED

Arden Hills Army Training Site 4761 Hamline Avenue North, Arden Hills, MN

Join us for birding at AHATS. A new hard surface one-mile path around Sunfish Lake is scheduled to be completed just in time for our birding enjoyment. If the path is not ready, we will travel by guided car caravan and practice social distancing at choice stops. The site has lots of prairie and wooded […]

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Tuesday Morning Bird Walk – Battle Creek Park

Battle Creek Park - South Battle Creek Parking Lot 2301 Lower Afton Rd, Saint Paul, MN

All Tuesday Walks are from 7:00 to 9:00 am and rated easy unless noted. No registration needed. Meet at the sites. Bring water, insect repellant and field guide. Contact Leaders only if you need additional information.   June 14: Battle Creek Park, 2301 Lower Afton Rd., Maplewood, MN 55119 We’ll walk about 15 minutes to […]

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CANCELED | Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #1 Prairie Walk 101

Fish Creek Natural Area 2465-2475 Carver Ave, Maplewood, MN

FISH Creek Prairie Walk  6:30-8:30 has been CANCELLED due to unsafe heat plus humidity weather conditions. PT(#1) Fish Creek Prairie This is the first of three 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 […]

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Birding Summer Style – #1 Reservoir Woods, Roseville

Reservoir Woods | Woodview Area Larpenteur Ave & Dale Street, Roseville, MN

This is the first of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

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Dragonflies & Flycatchers

Swede Hollow Park 622 Beaumont Street, St. Paul, MN

Do you like Birds? Do you like Dragonflies? Then join in the fun at Swede Hollow Park to take a closer look at dragonflies and learn of the birds who feed on them. This free fun family event is set for Saturday, July 2nd from 1 - 3 pm. Dragonfly experts will net dragonflies and […]

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Birding Summer Style – #2 Silverwood Park

Silverwood Regional Park, St Anthony, MN 2500 County Road E, St. Anthony, MN

This is the second of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

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Annual Butterfly Count

Arden Hills Army Training Site 4761 Hamline Avenue North, Arden Hills, MN

Butterfly Count Announcement: Saturday, July 9, 2022 Our annual Butterfly Census will again take place on the first Saturday after July 4. We hope you will join us on Saturday, July 9 for this great citizen science project. The count will again take place at the Arden Hills Army Training Site (AHATS) from 9:45 am […]

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Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #2 Mid-Summer Blooming Prairie

Rachel Lilly Preserve 680 MN-62, Mendota Heights, MN

This is the second of three 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 […]

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Birds and Trees

Langton Lake Park - West Parking Lot 1950 County Rd. C2 W, Roseville

Langton Lake Park, 1950 County Rd. C2 W, Roseville, MN  55113 Join us for a stroll at Langton Lake Park to observe and identify birds and trees, and consider their interactions. DIRECTIONS    Meet at the parking lot on County Road C2 at the west side of the lake. INFORMATION    Bring binoculars, bird guide, tree guide […]

Bird & Bike the Vadnais-Snail Lakes Regional Park

Snail Lake Regional Park, Shoreview, MN 4191 Snail Lake Blvd., Shoreview, MN

4191 Snail Lake Blvd., Shoreview, MN 55126 We are reviving birding by bicycle! Discover the fun of birding from a bicycle on more than 5 miles of mostly level, paved, multi-use trails that connect four lakes in Shoreview: Grass, Snail, Sucker, and Vadnais, all of which are prime birding locations for Ramsey County (top 10 […]

Birding Summer Style – #3 Bass Ponds on the Minnesota River

Bass Ponds 2325 E 86th St, Bloomington, MN

This is the last of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

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***CANCELLED ***Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #3 Late Summer Blooming Prairie***CANCELLED***

Valley View Park 5575 Ozark Ave N, Oak Park Heights, MN

This is the third of three 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 […]

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