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Discover a hidden bird habitat in grasslands

June 8, 2017   ·   0 Comments

Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) will be offering an chance to explore which birds call grasslands home.
The session will be June 22, from 7 to 8 p.m. at 640 Highpoint Sideroad near Alton.
Learn how to spot breeding pairs of bobolink and eastern meadowlark and how these ground nesting birds raise their young. Decode the secrets of their behaviour while going waist-deep into a grassland. Also, hear how rural landowners and farmers are protecting grassland birds through the Bird-Friendly Certified Hay Program.
The program is free. Participants are urged to dress for the weather conditions and wear appropriate hiking footwear.
For more information contact Mark Eastman at 905-670-1615, ext. 430 or meastman@creditvalleyca.ca

         

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