Category Archives: Alula Adventures

October 2011 Day Adventure

A Past October 2011 Adventure : A “Cook’s Tour” of the Long Island Pine Barrens – It was a full-day exploration of the Island’s largest and most diverse ecosystem, referred to as Long Island’s “Central Park”. We explored various wetland and … Continue reading

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Goatsuckers Galore, June 2011

Four intrepid participants joined Alula BNHT for its first “Goatsuckers Galore” hike in the LI Dwarf Pine Plains. As darkness settled on the Plains we heard six whip-poor-wills but no chuck-will’s-widows. While birding in the daylight we enjoyed nice views … Continue reading

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Delaware Bay on the Jersey Side – May 2011

May 22nd, 2011 This was trip to New Jersey to observe the seasonal migration of shorebirds as they descended on Delaware Bay to fatten up on horseshoe crab eggs. We  visited several beaches including Reed’s Beach, Kimble’s Beach, Cooks Beach, … Continue reading

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Alley Pond Park – May 2011

It was a beautiful day for spring migration birding! We met at 6:30am and were birding in Alley Pond Park by 7:00. It’s a beautiful park with many wonderful trails.  There was a group of eight of us and the … Continue reading

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