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New Haven Bird Club / Field Trip: Lake Chamberlain, Bethany

  • Lake Chamberlain Recreation Area 19 Sperry Road Bethany, CT, 06524 United States (map)

Join Past-president Bill Batsford to check out this excellent birding area. Lake Chamberlain, a Regional Water Authority property, is surrounded by coniferous forest and it has open fields and thickets. Early spring migrants likely to be seen are Palm and Pine Warblers, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Blue-headed Vireo. and Eastern Phoebe. Bluebirds and Tree Swallows nest in bird houses. Meet at the RWA parking lot on Sperry Rd., on the right just past Morris Rd. in Bethany.

Leader: Bill Batsford: 203-787-1642 (home), 203-494-4325 (cell), or william.batsford@yale.edu