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Rites of Spring: Estuary Explorations with Paul Spitzer

May 6 - May 27

Explore with Connecticut Audubon’s Roger Tory Peterson Estuary Center for its first-ever Estuary Exploration Series. Participants will observe and better understand local flora and fauna during Saturday morning field trips in May. PhD ecologist and ornithologist, Paul Spitzer, and aquatic ecologist, Jim Arrigoni, will lead participants to prime, natural preserves throughout the estuary watershed.

These May field trips will run from 9:00-1:00 every Saturday, with registration and check-in from 8:30-8:50 in the Old Lyme I-95 park and ride. From there we will give everyone directions to the site. Please bring a bag lunch.


May 6, 13, 20, 27 from 9:00 – 1:00 pm. Meet at Park and Ride at 8:30 am.

Old Lyme I-95 Park and Ride 5-7 Neck Rd in Old Lyme

Fee: $30/exploration or $25/student exploration or purchase the series (4 trips) for $100.

Click here to RSVP online or call 203-259-0416 x404. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Email with any questions.


Park and Ride Old Lyme
5-7 Neck Rd
Old Lyme, CT United States
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