North Carolina Coastal Federation

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              Snowy egret by Sam Bland      


Sunday September 28, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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Hammocks Beach State Park Visitor Center
1572 Hammocks Beach Rd.
Swansboro, NC 28584

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Sam Bland
North Carolina Coastal Federation

White Oak River Birding Cruise

Sunday, September 28, 2014 
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Hammocks Beach State Park, Swansboro


Join local birding expert Joanne Powell for a birding cruise on the White Oak River in Swansboro. The group will slowly cruise on a covered ferry boat through the estuaries in and around the White Oak River and Bogue Sound, including Huggins and Bear islands, looking for resident and migratory birds.

Participants will meet at the Hammocks Beach State Park Visitor Center in Swansboro and are asked to bring their own binoculars as well as water and a snack and to dress appropriately for the weather. The program fee is $20 per person. All ages are welcome, though the program is geared toward adults and older children.

Registration is required and is nonrefundable. There is a maximum of 40 participants.  Register below.

Additional White Oak River Birding Cruises are scheduled for the following dates:

Sunday, October 19, 2014
Sunday, November 16, 2014

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