Horseshoe Crabs and Red Knots

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© Don Riepe

Sunday, May 22nd, 9am-noon

Guide: Don Riepe

with Gateway National Recreation Area

Meet at the Jamaica Bay Refuge visitor center and carpool to a nearby site in Broad Channel to see the annual spring mating ritual of the ancient Horseshoe Crab. Look for endangered red knots, ruddy turnstones, and other shorebirds feeding on the eggs. Children welcome! For reservations, call Don Riepe at (718) 474-0896 or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Free

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