Field trips rule

Fyke Field Trips

Please be prepared to observe distancing guidelines, wear a face mask and avoid sharing optics during all field trips. We ask that you register with the leader as a convenience in planning all our field trips.



August 28, 2021 (Saturday)

Mt. Peter Clean-Up

Our annual Clean-Up is scheduled for Saturday, August 28, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Rain date is Sunday, August 29, 2021. We pick up garbage, cut back trails and clear sight lines that obscure incoming hawks using hand tools. We can always use volunteers. Contact Judy Cinquina at judycinq@optonline.net to volunteer or for more information..

September 1, 2021

Mt. Peter Hawkwatch Begins

Fyke members are invited to help with the count or just visit and give us your support. The watch begins September 1, 2021 and continues daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. until November 15. Contact Judy Cinquina at judycinq@optonline.net to volunteer or for more information..

September 18, 2021 (Saturday)

Celery Farm Plant Identification Walk

Meet at the Green Way entrace to the Celery Farm on Saturday, September 18, at 9 a.m. for a plant identification walk led by Mike Lefebvre, who completed a compilation of plants at the Celery Farm earlier this summer. The rain date is the following Saturday.

October 10, 2021 (Sunday)

The Big Sit! at the Celery Farm

The Big Sit! is an annual, international, noncompetitive birding event. Our team, The Celery Stalkers, sits in a circle 17 feet in diameter for 24 hours counting all the bird species we see or hear. The center of our circle is the Pirie-Mayhood Tower. Teams will be limited to three people to insure social distancing. See the rules of The Big Sit: https://www.birdwatchersdigest.com/bwdsite/connect/bigsit/rules.php To sign up for a 2-hour team contact Carol Flanagan, carolflana@aol.com.

October 17, 2021 (Sunday)

Field Trip: Ducks at Dusk

Meet at the Celery Farm Warden’s Watch at 5:30 p.m. To register contact Mike Limatola, mike.limatola@gmail.com.


NPC Field Trips

The Nature Program Cooperative (NPC) is a collaboration between over a dozen local organizations like Fyke that provide quality nature programs. Throughout the year, NPC members host activities and programs to which all group members are invited. When applicable, member discounts will apply to NPC partner members and supporters. For example, if Tenafly Nature Center hosts an event, members of all other NPC groups pay TNC's member rate. For more details, please see the NPC website at www.natureprogam.org.