Owl Outing to Amherst Island
Join our outing to Amherst Island, west of Kingston, to tour the island and especially Owl Woods, to find at least four different owl species including snowy owls plus several different hawks which ply this rural island property.
Date: Saturday, March 3, 2012
Car pooling: Canadian Tire parking lot, Carleton Place, for departure by 7:30 a.m. to make the 9:30 ferry crossing. We should be home by 5:30 p.m. Sub-carpooling can happen at Almonte Esso or Union Hall (call Cliff), to connect at Carleton Place.
Bring: binoculars, bird book, lunch. Dress warmly; it’s cold by the lake.
Cost: ferry crossing per car
Leader: Cliff Bennett
Please register with Cliff beforehand at or 613-256-5013. Note: This event will be cancelled in the event of unfavourable weather. If in doubt, please call Cliff Friday evening.