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Winter birding at Sachuest Point

Winter birding at Sachuest Point

Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge is one of the few places in Rhode Island where the “hot” birding comes during the winter. Winter specialties include Horned Larks, Snow Buntings, Harriers, Purple Sandpipers, and a variety of sea ducks. The stars of the show are Harlequin Ducks, and in some years Snowy Owls. Meet in the

C—Spotlight—Birding

Winter Birding at Sachuest Point

Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge is one of the few places in Rhode Island where the “hot” birding comes during the colder months. Winter specialties include Horned Larks, Snow Buntings, Short-eared and Snowy Owls, Purple Sandpipers, and a variety of sea ducks. Meet in the refuge parking lot; dress for the cold and the wind.

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