- View migrating raptors in flight over Thacher Park's escarpment at the Hawk Migration Watch (9/8, 10:00 am)! The hundreds of migrating birds make this event exciting and magical. Veteran hawk watch leader Will Aubrey brings enthusiasm and wonder as he shares his knowledge of these spectacular birds.
- Explore the natural world on the Papscanee Island Nature Preserve Walk (9/8, 9:30 am)! Join the Cornell Cooperative Extension for a guided tour and discover the various species of plants and animals that make this splendid 156-acre Preserve and Hudson River shoreline their home.
- Education and fun make a magical combination during the Monarch Butterfly Conservation Ramble (9/9, 2:00pm)! Experience the beauty of the Greenport Conservation Area while learning about Monarch butterfly migration, even help to tag and release butterflies! Kids can decorate their own butterfly wings and bring them home!
###Contact: Mark Castiglione (518) 473-3835