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Fall Migrating Birds of Houston Meadow

Meet local birder Martin Selzer to catch an early wave of fall migration in Houston Meadow. All ages.

About this event

Meet local birder Martin Selzer at Houston Playground to catch an early wave of fall migration in Houston Meadow. All ages.

(These hikes are geared towards adults, but young birders are welcome.)

Please bring a mask.

Questions? Contact them at wec@phila.gov or 215.685.9285

City of Philadelphia Covid-19 information

Registration is required at treehousewec.eventbrite.com, and will open one week before the program.

This is an outdoor, almost all weather program. Check Facebook for updates or email christina.moresi@phila.gov.

Photos will be taken of participants during this program for use by the Tree House and Philadelphia Parks and Recreation. If you wish to opt out, please let them know before the program.

Photo: https://www.thoughtco.com/red-shouldered-hawk-4773061

OrganizerWissahickon Environmental Center (Tree House)

Organizer of Fall Migrating Birds of Houston Meadow

The Wissahickon Environmental Center provides environmental education to adults, children, and families, throughout Philadelphia and vicinity, through public and school and group programming.

As part of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, we also “advance the prosperity of the city and the progress of her people through intentional and sustained stewardship of public land and waterways as well as through safe, stimulating recreation, environmental and cultural centers. They help Philadelphia and its citizens grow by connecting people to the natural world, to each other, and to fun, physical and social opportunities.”

Summer camp registration for 2021 is closed. They anticipate registration for summer 2022 to open February/March 2022.

Covid-19 protocols and precautions include, but are not limited to: Tree House and bathrooms are closed to public, reduced group sizes, masks, temperature checks, and distancing for all, programs are outdoors/all weather, registration forms must be complete to join any programing, sanitizer available, touched surfaces sanitized, and more as they comply to additional best practices.



Upcoming Dates

No future dates are known at this time.

Past Dates

  • Saturday, September 18, 2021, 8:00 - 10:00 am


Houston Playground

900 Grakyn Ln Philadelphia, PA 19128

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