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Summit Lake Waterfowl Field Trip

March 14, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Free – $10

Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of early spring birding among the often productive waterfowl haven found at Summit Lake State Park, in east central Indiana. Summit Lake covers 2,680 acres, including an 800-acre lake. The park is a mix of woodlands, old fields, wetlands, and prairie restoration areas which provide a wide range of flora and fauna. More than 100 species of birds reside in the park, and the area is popular among photographers and bird watchers.

The field trip will begin just outside the entrance gate on Saturday, March 14. Registered participants will meet at 9:00 AM and bird the site through the morning hours, ending before noon. In recent years, a good variety of waterfowl can be present on the sheltered lake. We will also drive the nearby areas of the park in search of early migrants and raptors.

The field trip will be led by IAS board member Richard Garrett and member Bill Sharkey. Registration is required below, as most IAS trips fill fast. For more information, email Richard at linard@hrtc.net.4

Details

Date:
March 14, 2020
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free – $10
Event Category:
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Organizer

Indiana Audubon Society
Phone:
2199286905
Email:
bbumgardner@indianaaudubon.org
Website:
www.indianaaudubon.org

Venue

Summit Lake State Park
5993 North Messick Road
new castle, IN 47362 United States
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Website:
http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2967.htm

Tickets

10 available
IAS Member Registration, Summit LakeFreeRegistration for Indiana Audubon members.
10 available
Non-IAS Member Registration, Summit Lake$10.00Registration for non Indiana Audubon members. Join us at www.indianaaudubon.org/membership

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