Birdwatching Tour at Gateways

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Date: Saturday February 6th, 2016

Time: 10 am - 1 pm

Meeting Location: We will be exploring the Gateways wetlands in Northeast DC. We will meet in the parking lot for the Washington Times. This map shows where we will meet. You can enter "3600 New York Ave NE Washington, DC 20002" into a GPS to be directed to this parking lot. We will then walk through the marshes behind this parking lot.

Description: During this birdwatching tour you will learn about common birds that call the Anacostia River their home. You will also learn basic aspects of birdwatching and about the wetlands of the Anacostia River. No previous birdwatching experience is necessary, but you will be walking and standing on uneven surfaces for several hours.

Important Note: This event requires walking on muddy, uneven, and unpaved surfaces. It is not appropriate for young children or people for whom mobility is challenging. If you have any concerns please email Joanna at

Registration is required

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Questions? Concerns? Please contact our Manager of Volunteer Programs Joanna Fisher at or 301-699-6204 ext. 109.

Event Date and Time: 
Sat, 02/06/2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm


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