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Bobolinks at Battle Creek Park

June 28 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am

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The Battle Creek Grassland is a critical nesting area which we have been working to preserve.  It is next to Battle Creek Park, managed by Corrections, with restricted public access.  Contingent on Corrections approval, we will carpool from the park into a restricted area where we hope to hear and see Bobolinks, Henslow’s Sparrows and other grassland birds. One way to prep for this walk is to watch  From Bobolinks to Blue Jays – Bird at Battle Creek    This trip is offered in collaboration with  Friends of Maplewood Nature

DIRECTIONS    Meet in the South Battle Creek parking lot. From I-94 E take exit 246B for McKnight Rd S., go 0.2 mi. Merge onto McKnight Rd S, go 1.2 mi.  Turn left (east) onto Lower Afton, go 0.2 mile, turn left into the South Battle Creek Parking lot. 44.933382, -92.999838   ATTN: Details for this trip may change. Check SPAS website before attending.

INFORMATION     Venue website: https://www.ramseycounty.us/residents/parks-recreation/parks-trails/find-park/battle-creek-regional-park  

REGISTRATION     None

DIFFICULTY     Contingent on Corrections approval to carpool, this will be an easy walk on a flat unpaved trail.  Porta-potty at the parking lot in Battle creek Park.

LEADER    John Zakelj  jzakelj@yahoo.com

Details

Date:
June 28
Time:
7:00 am - 9:30 am
Cost:
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Organizer

Saint Paul Audubon Society
Email
General@saintpaulaudubon.org

Venue

Battle Creek Park – South Battle Creek Parking Lot
2301 Lower Afton Rd
Saint Paul, MN 55119 United States
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Phone
(651) 748-2500
View Venue Website

Details

Date:
June 28
Time:
7:00 am - 9:30 am
Cost:
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

Saint Paul Audubon Society
Email
General@saintpaulaudubon.org

Venue

Battle Creek Park – South Battle Creek Parking Lot
2301 Lower Afton Rd
Saint Paul, MN 55119 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
(651) 748-2500
View Venue Website