Due to extreme cold temperatures predicted for Saturday morning, the Environmental Commission has cancelled the bird count event.
The Ridgefield Park Environmental Commission will be holding its annual
Winter Bird Count on Saturday, January 6th from 7:00 AM to 12:00 Noon.
All residents of the Village are invited to participate in the event.
There will be four Ridgefield Park locations:
The starting point will be at 7:00 AM at McGowan Park, followed by the Amphitheater at Overpeck Park at 9:30AM.
Waterside Park on Industrial Avenue at the Department of Public Works and the Ridgefield Park Nature Preserve, where the bird count will conclude.
Participants should bring binoculars and wear hiking boots and appropriate clothing for winter weather conditions. The bird count is free to attend and will take place rain or shine.
For additional information or to reserve a spot at the Winter Bird Count:
email the Ridgefield Park Environmental Commission at RPEnvironmental@gmail.com.
Those who would like to report bird count data from their homes are also asked to email their data to the Ridgefield Park Environmental Commission by 5:00 PM. on January 6th.