Washington Crossing Audubon Society is set to host four events in March.
A birding trip at Assunpink Wildlife Management area is set for 8:30 a.m. March 16. John Maret will lead the group in search of migrating waterfowl and other northern-bound birds.
Assunpink is in Allentown. To get there head East on I-195 to exit 11, Imlaystown, then North on Imlaystown Road for 2.6 miles to the parking area at Lake Assunpink.
Another trip is scheduled for the next day, March 17, at Washington Crossing State Park. Wayne Henderek and Franta Broulik will lead the trip from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Participants will walk a few trails in the wooded areas and adjacent fields of the park in search of spring migrants and resident birds.
Washington Crossing State Park is located at 355 Washington Crossing Pennington Road, Titusville.
A presentation titled Coming Home to Natural New Jersey is set for 8 p.m. March 18 at Pennington School’s Stainton Hall, 122 West Delaware Ave., Pennington.
Presenter Jared Rosenbaum is set to compare two New Jersey habitats, the meadow and the forest. He will discuss the interdependence between native plants and wildlife, highlight cultural uses of native plants as foods and medicine.
Refreshments are served at 7:30 p.m.
A birding trip to Cumberland county is set for March 30. Participants are scheduled to meet in the Princeton are at 7:30 then drive to Southern New Jersey.
The trip makes many stops in pursuit of early spring migrants. The first location is about one and a half hours from Princeton.
These events are free and open to the public.
More information is online at washingtoncrossingaudubon.org.