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Hawk Rise Sanctuary
NJ Audubon Programs

New Jersey Audubon is hosting public programs for all ages at

Hawk Rise Sanctuary.

To register for a program please contact:

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary

Phone: 908.766.5787

SUNSET HIKE

Led by Kelly Wenzel, Project Coordinator – Urban Education and David Bernstein

Thursday, March 20 – 5:45 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Celebrate the coming of spring and migration with a sunset hike suitable for all members of the family. Low tide and a near-full moon make great conditions for migrating shore and song birds. Sunset is at 7:10pm so bring a flash light! Meet near the kiosks.

Location: Hawk Rise Sanctuary, Range Road, Linden, NJ

Cost: Free


MIGRATION MADNESS

Led by Scott Barnes, Director – All Things Birds

Thursday, April 17 – 9:00 a.m. to 11 a.m.

We will search for spring migrants in the maple-oak forest and spend some time looking at the freshwater and salt marsh habitats for a variety of birds.

Location: Hawk Rise Sanctuary, Range Road, Linden, NJ

Cost: Free


SONGBIRD WOODLAND SEARCH

Led by Scott Barnes, Director – All Things Birds

Thursday, May 15 – 9:00 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Search for thrushes, vireos and warblers in this urban oasis of Maples, Oaks and Sweet Gum. We will also go to the Rahway River overlook to search for a variety of shorebirds. Hawk Rise is noted for its Swainson’s Thrushes and warbler varieties.

Location: Hawk Rise Sanctuary, Range Road, Linden, NJ

Cost: Free