Come enjoy this preserve's nature trail and observe some of nature's fascinating creatures. View All
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Why You Should Visit
The preserve is a birder's delight, where one finds undisturbed waterfowl habitat and a sanctuary for bald eagles. May is the best time for birdwatching, when migration is at a peak; summer brings a proliferation of flowering plants and marsh grasses; fall brings migrating birds, highlighted by warblers and puddle ducks.
Just over 2 hours east of Washington, DC
Why the Conservancy Selected This Site
For its protection of waterfowl and bald eagle habitat, as well as its brackish tidal marsh habitat.
What the Conservancy Has Done/Is Doing Here
Since 1977, 920 acres have been protected.
Open year round for nature walks and birdwatching. The preserve has a nature trail.
What to See: Plants
What to See: Animals
How to Get the Most from Your Visit