Our nature preserves are open to the public 365 days per year, providing natural places that offer peace and respite for all. We will keep them open as long as it is safe to do so. While visiting our preserves, please practice social distancing and wear a mask if you encounter another person who will be closer than six feet … Learn more about our nature preserves.
Fall Migration Songbird Banding
Visit the bird banding station at Rushton Woods Preserve to observe the banding process, learn about the science of bird migration, and see the importance of land conservation for migratory birds. Space is limited. Please register in advance, bring a mask, and stay within the designated viewing area for the safety of our staff and visitors.
Every Thursday September 10th through October 29th from 6:30 am- 10:30 am.
Note: we do not band if it rains, for the safety of the birds.