Walk Results 2017 Warbler
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Trips are free and open to the public. Meeting place varies
and is noted in the schedule. Carpooling is encouraged and figured
out at the designated meeting place and time. Some trips are accessible
to people with disabilities. Meetings are held at the Robert A. Lee
Recreation Center, Room A, 220 S. Gilbert St., Iowa City, generally
at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month.
27-May 25, Weekdays, 6:30 a.m. HICKORY HILL PARK WARBLER WALKS. Co-sponsored
by Bur Oak Land Trust with leaders Mark Madsen, Jason Paulios, Dan
Rose, and Chris Edwards. Meet at the parking lot at the end of Conklin
Lane.; Daily sightings will be posted here: Warbler
Walk Results 2017
June 3, Saturday
8 a.m. TERRY TRUEBLOOD RECREATION AREA and SYCAMORE BOTTOMS
and other natural areas near Iowa City. Locations will depend on recent
bird sightings. Target birds are Dickcissel, Eastern Kingbird, Orchard
Oriole, nesting Wood Ducks, Western Meadowlark, and swallows . This
is a half-day trip co-led by KT and Andy Long.Meet at the NE corner
of Trueblood near boat ramp (4213 Sand Rd. SE). Moderate amount of
walking on hard surface and grass paths. Hiking boots and insect repellent
advised. Bring a spotting scope if possible.
June 7, Wednesday,
8 a.m KENT PARK BIRD WALK Meet at the Kent
June 17, Saturday,
8 TURKEY VULTURE FESTIVAL at the Coralville Dam East Overlook.
Featuring Joan Schnabel and Gonzo the Turkey Vulture. Jointly hosted
by ICBC and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, featuring exhibits, games,
and family fun.
June 21, Wednesday,
8 a.m. KENT PARK BIRD WALK with leader Rick Hollis. Meet
at the Kent Park CEC.
June 24, Saturday,
6:30 a.m. INDIANGRASS HILLS in Iowa County for breeding grassland
birds. Expect to see Henslow’s Sparrow, Grasshopper Sparrow, Sedge
Wren, and Bobolink. Return time is early afternoon. Extensive walking
on mowed grass paths through this 600-acre restored prairie. Meet
leader Mark Brown at Kohl's parking lot, 2795 Commerce Dr., Coralville