BANGOR, Maine – Join experienced birders on free walks in the Bangor Area from 7 to 8:30 a.m. throughout May.
Sponsored by the Penobscot Valley Chapter of Maine Audubon, Fields Pond Audubon Center, and Bangor Land Trust the schedule is as follows:
*Tuesday, May 1: Gould’s Landing on Pushaw Lake, Orono
Meet in Gould’s Landing parking lot at the end of Essex St.
*Friday, May 4: Bangor City Forest, Bangor
Meet at City Forest parking area at end of Kittredge Rd.
*Wednesday, May 9: Indian Trail and Penobscot County Conservation Assn., Brewer
Meet at Penobscot County Conservation Assn., North Main St.
*Friday, May 11: Falk Property, Carmel
Take I-95 to exit 174; right for 1 mi. on Rt. 69; right on Hinckley Hill Rd.; meet ¾ mi. on right.
*Saturday, May 12 (Int’l Migratory Bird Day): Fields Pond Audubon Center, Holden
Meet in Fields Pond Audubon Center parking lot.
*Monday, May 14: Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve, Bangor
Meet at BLT kiosk on Kittredge Rd. just before the power lines.
*Wednesday, May 16: Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor
Meet in the parking area inside the State St. entrance
*Thursday, May 17: Essex Woods, Bangor
Meet in the parking lot at the end of Watchmaker Rd.
*Friday, May 18: Kenduskeag Stream Trail, Bangor
Meet in the 2nd parking lot upstream of the intersection of Valley Ave. and Bruce Rd.
*Saturday, May 19: Walden Parke Preserve, Bangor
From Essex St., turn into Walden Parke Way, then right on Tamarack Trail to meet at its end.
*Monday, May 21: Leonard’s Mills, Bradley
Meet at the junction of Government Rd and Rt. 178
*Tuesday, May 22: University of Maine campus, Orono
Meet in the rear of the University Credit Union parking lot on Rangeley Rd.
*Wednesday, May 23: Saxl Park, Bangor
Meet in Cascade Park parking lot, just off State St.
*Thursday, May 24: West Penjajawoc Preserve, Bangor
Meet at the dead end of Fox Hollow Lane, off Essex St.
*Friday May 25: Technology Park, Orono
Meet in the parking lot behind the Microdyne Building on Godfrey Dr.
No dogs. Beginners welcome!