A passion for birding

Farmington River steward Mickey Nordell with the nests she brought to her lecture about birds at American Legion State Forest on Saturday, July 23. Photo by Alicia Kirsch

BARKHAMSTED —   On Saturday, July 23 the Farmington River Steward Summer Lecture Series continued with “Birding Along the Wild and Scenic Farmington River” presented by steward Mickey Nordell. 

The lecture took place at the Austin Hawes Campground in the American Legion State Forest. During the lecture, Nordell, a Connecticut native, took the listeners through several layers of the hobby of birding specifically tailored to this area.

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