Field Trips

Norman G. Wilder Wildlife Area with Chris Bennett

May 13, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Kentucky Warbler by Michael Moore Forest Birding at Norman G. Wilder WLA Norman G. Wilder Wildlife Area, located northwest of Felton in Kent County, is a mosaic of forest, fields and wetlands near the geographic center of Delaware. The site is a lightly birded area teeming with great breeding songbirds including Pine, Kentucky and Worm-eating … Read more

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Redden State Forest with Anthony Gonzon

May 21, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Yellow-throated Warbler by Chris Bennett Redden State Forest – note two meeting times and places! Join Anthony for a leisurely hike at two great birding hotspots in Redden State Forest! Target birds will include southern Delaware summer nesters such as Summer Tanager, Worm-eating Warbler, Prothonotary Warbler and more. Northern participants can meet Anthony at 6:30 … Read more

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Fair Hill Bobolink Trip with Ian Stewart

June 3, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Bobolink by Michael Moore See Bobolinks up close! Fair Hill NRMA nearby in Maryland boasts breeding Bobolinks, Grasshopper Sparrows, and Savannah Sparrows, all within easy view from numerous groomed trails throughout their grassland habitats.  Excellent photographic opportunities within a short walk of the parking area where we’ll meet.  Much of the time will be spent … Read more

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Killen’s Pond State Park with Chris Bennett

June 17, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Prothonotary Warbler by Michael Moore Breeding specialties of southern Delaware We will walk the 2.6 mile pondside trail in search of summer nesting birds including Prothonotary, Yellow-throated and Kentucky Warblers, Summer and Scarlet Tanagers, Yellow-billed Cuckoos and other breeding birds of Delaware’s coastal plain forests.  Our leader is Chris Bennett, contact at [email protected] if you … Read more

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