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Free May Birding Walks with Audubon Society of Rhode Island Spring Bird migration New England Bird Walks May 2019 Things to Do RI

 Common Yellowthroat by Ed Hughes 

It’s the Best Time of Year for Birds and Birders!

Free May Birding Walks with Audubon

Spring migration is here! May is the peak month for the spring bird migration, with something different moving through each week. Get in on the best birding of the year with Audubon! Novice birders are welcome. Walks are geared for teen to adult.

Register online through the events calendar.

Locations determined weekly, please visit the program listing on our website or the Audubon Facebook page for details, no registration necessary.
May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2019; 9:00-11:00 am.

Marion Eppley Wildlife Refuge, Dugway Bridge Road, West Kingston, RI
May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2019; 8:00-10:00 am.

Touisset Marsh Wildlife Refuge, Touisset Road, Warren, RI
May 2, 16, 30, 2019; 9:30 am-12:00 pm.

Emilie Ruecker Wildlife Refuge, Seapowet Avenue, Tiverton, RI
May 9, 23, 2019; 9:30 am-12:00 pm.

Fisherville Brook Wildlife Refuge, 99 Pardon Joslin Road, Exeter, RI
April 26, May 3,10, 17, 24, 31, 2019; 8:30-10:30 am.

* Free Wednesday Birding Walks will continue through June 2019.



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