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Brandon Marsh Walk

June 22 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

CDT
Photo: Marsh Wren by Gilles Bisson

Join Birds Canada and the Westman Naturalists on a guided walk around the wetlands of the Riverbank Discovery Centre in Brandon, Manitoba! This walk is the field component of the MarshWatch webinar series, but all are welcome. If you want to learn more about the birds and amphibians in Prairie Canada, all the webinars can be viewed on the program page here.

Timing: Saturday, June 22nd 8am – 12am (find us on the trail if you arrive later!) – rain or shine unless severe weather looms.

Cost: Free!

Location: Riverbank Discovery Centre, 545 Conservation Drive, Brandon, MB.

Walk plans: Meet near the Southeast corner of the parking lot, at the head of the Native Grass Trail. We plan to walk the Wetlands Trail and check out other small wetlands as timing and conditions allow (see map below)

Accessibility and location information: There is ample parking at the Discovery Center, and washrooms open at 8:30am. There are well-established trails and a ramp leading down to water-level.

Suggested items to bring: Binoculars, sturdy footwear, sun & bug protection, water/snacks.

We will bring: extra binoculars, a spotting scope, field guides, and enthusiasm!

Contact: LeeAnn Latremouille email skatlas@birdscanada.org or text 306-880-9027.

Registration is optional and drop-ins are welcome. Bring your friends – all are welcome!

Details

Date:
June 22
Time: (CDT)
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.birdscanada.org/bird-science/marsh-watch

Organizer

Birds Canada

Venue

Riverbank Discovery Centre
545 Conservation Drive
Brandon, Manitoba R7A 7L8 Canada
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