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Events Up North

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FALL WARBLERS AND OTHER MIGRANTS

Event date and time
September 29, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Email
mbwarburton@verizon.net
Telephone
Event description

Come enjoy a fall bird walk at Indian Creek Nature Center. Participants will view a wide variety of species on a hike through shrubland, marsh, wetland, and forest habitats along the Tower and Succession Trails. A spotting scope will be used to view birds on Lower Lake from the top of the observation tower. Bring binoculars!

MOW the Grasse Water Sampling, Heritage Park

Event date and time
September 29, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Address

Heritage Park
Main Street Bridge
Canton, NY 13617
United States

Email
ppettengill@stlawu.edu
Telephone
Location
Event description

Grasse River Heritage and Nature Up North seek volunteers to monitor water quality at Heritage Park! This hands-on volunteer sampling session will last three hours and focus on simple water-monitoring techniques. Please meet at the Heritage Park entrance in Canton at 9:00 am and wear or bring closed-toed shoes that can get wet (boots or old sneakers). Registration is required, please contact Grasse River Heritage or Nature Up North (info@natureupnorth.org) to register. Volunteers below the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

NIGHT SKY

Event date and time
September 29, 2018 - 7:30 PM to September 29, 2018 - 10:00 PM
Telephone
Event description

Say goodbye to the summer sky with an evening of star gazing. You'll take a tour of the sky using a telescope, binoculars and the unaided eye. We'll explore the mythology behind some of the constellations, and view star clusters, the Andromeda galaxy, and Saturn. Feel free to bring your own binoculars.