Upcoming Events and Nature Walks

First Sunday and Third Tuesday of Each Month

The Bergen County Audubon Society (BCAS) leads two-hour nature walks on the first Sunday and third Tuesday of every month. Bring binoculars, bug spray and a sense of wonder. Registration is recommended. For more information or to register email Don Torino or call 201.230.4983. For dates, times and locations see below.

William D. McDowell Observatory - Free public viewing every Wednesday!

William D. McDowell Observatory, Lyndhurst
The William D. McDowell Observatory is open for free public viewing on Wednesday evenings, weather permitting. Read more about the Observatory...

First Sunday of the Month Nature Walk

DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst
Sunday, August 5, 10 a.m. to noon.

Join the Bergen County Audubon Society as they lead a walk looking for shorebirds and early migrants such as Least Bitterns and Semi-palmated Sandpipers. For more information call 201-230-4983 or email Don Torino.

Third Tuesday of the Month Nature Walk

Mill Creek Marsh, Secaucus
Tuesday, August 21, 10 a.m. to noon.

Keep an eye out for shorebirds and fall migrants like egrets and dowitchers on this nature walk with the Bergen County Audubon Society. For more information call 201-230-4983 or email Don Torino.

First Sunday of the Month Nature Walk

Mill Creek Marsh, Secaucus
Sunday, Sept. 2, 10 a.m. to noon.

Join the Bergen County Audubon Society as they lead a walk looking for warblers, sandpipers and other shorebirds and fall migrants. For more information call 201-230-4983 or email Don Torino.

Meadowlands Birding Festival

DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst
Saturday, Sept. 15, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Join us for a family-friendly day of bird walks, talks, raptor visits, kids activities and more celebrating the Meadowlands amazing bird population.

Highlights include a keynote talk by renowned field guide author David Sibley, a walk led by prominent birding author Rick Wright and a live raptor demonstration. Kids' activities include a scavenger hunt, bird migration game, and making an ice cream cone bird feeder.

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Third Tuesday of the Month Nature Walk

Mill Creek Point Park/Schmidts Woods, Secaucus
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m. to noon.

Keep your eyes peeled for fall migrants, ducks and raptors on this Bergen County Audubon Society Nature Walk. For more information call 201-230-4983 or email Don Torino.

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In case of inclement weather, please email info@njmeadowlands.gov or call 201.460.4619.