NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2014 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Mon, 29 Dec 2014 08:15:13 GMT NYC Parks News 25 25 http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/parks_leaf_thumb.gif <![CDATA[Birding: Eagles]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/10/birding-eagles http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/10/birding-eagles Date: January 10, 2015

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. We offer birding programs throughout the year. These programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome. Winter is a spetacular season in which to observe bald eagles through New York City parks. Join us for this early morning program and enjoy learning more about their natural history and basic biology.

Start time: 9:00 am

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Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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<![CDATA[Birding: Winter BIrds]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/18/birding-winter-birds http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/18/birding-winter-birds Date: January 18, 2015

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. We offer birding programs throughout the year and are appropriate for all skill levels - beginners are welcome. Enjoy learning about the birds which call New York CIty parks home for the Winter months.

Start time: 11:00 am

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Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park)

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<![CDATA[Birding: Winter Waterfowl]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/25/birding-winter-waterfowl http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/25/birding-winter-waterfowl Date: January 25, 2015

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. We offer birding programs throughout the year. These programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome. Have you seen a Bufflehead or a Hooded Merganser? Winter is a spetacular season to observe a variety of ducks and other birds which are call New York City their winter home.

Start time: 11:00 am

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Contact phone: (718) 967-3542

Location: Comfort station near Eton Place and Richmond Avenue (in Willowbrook Park)

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<![CDATA[Owl Prowl]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/31/owl-prowl http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/01/31/owl-prowl Date: January 31, 2015

Join naturalist and photographer Debbie Becker to look for nature's most exclusive and elusive avian creatures—owls. While we can't promise they’ll be found, it’s always fun to try. We’ll scan the shores of the lagoon for snowy owls; check the lower woodlands for barred owls, the small pines for saw whets, and the white pine grove for long-eared owls. What better way to spend a winter afternoon? Registration requested at info@bpmm.org or (718) 885-1461 .

Start time: 2:30 pm

End time: 4:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 885-1461

Location: Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park)

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<![CDATA[Great Backyard Bird Count]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/02/14/great-backyard-bird-count http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/02/14/great-backyard-bird-count Date: February 14, 2015

Join the Queens Botanical Garden for the 18th annual bird counting event. Our results will be added to those submitted from around the world. Meet at the Visitor & Administration Building lobby. To register, email sromar@queensbotanical.org.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 1:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 886-3800

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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<![CDATA[Birding: Eagles]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/02/21/birding-eagles http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2015/02/21/birding-eagles Date: February 21, 2015

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife.

Winter is a spetacular season for observing Bald Eagles through New York City parks. Join us for this early morning program and enjoy learning more about their natural history and basic biology. Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.

We offer birding programs throughout the year. These programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time:

Contact phone: (212) 628-2345

Location: Payson Park House (in Inwood Hill Park)

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M042 Inwood Hill Park 2015-02-21 2015-02-21 9:00 am 40.8673, -73.929 Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:00:03 EST