GHENT — Spring Birding! Looking for something fun to do with Mom on Mother’s Day weekend? Columbia County Soil and Water Conservation District invites you to Mud Creek Environmental Learning Center on May 12 at 8 a.m. for a morning of birding during spring migration! From wrens to warblers, sparrows to swallows, a multitude of colorful and astonishing bird species are to be expected as they make their way north to their breeding grounds around Mud Creek and beyond. All skill levels are welcome. A pair of binoculars is strongly encouraged as a limited number of binoculars will be available for participants. Please dress for the weather, with sturdy, closed-toe shoes. The walk is a rain or shine event. **REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED – please call 518-267-3313 and speak to Pamela Price.
Columbia County Soil and Water Conservation District (www.ccswcd.org), located at 1024 State Route 66, Ghent, provides educational programs and services to help residents and communities manage and protect the natural resources of Columbia County.