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This page was last updated: July 3, 2015
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​For July, 2015: 

1.  Note: Due to the Bayonne fireworks 
planned for July 2, our meeting has been moved to Thursday, July 9, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Bayonne Public Library in the downstairs small conference room. Updates and discussion on issues of interest.

2. Saturday, July 11, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Bird Walk at Lefante Walk, South Cove Commons Mall. Meet at the green bridge behind Otailko Restaurant. We’ll be watching for the shorebird migration. Bring your binoculars and cameras. We’ll bring the scope.

3. Thursday, July 16, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Bird Walk at Rutkowski Park.  Meet at the gate near the restrooms of Gregg Hudson County Park. We’ll be looking for shorebirds. Bring your binoculars and bird guides. We’ll bring the scope.

4. Thursday, July 23, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Bird Walk at Rutkowski Park.  Meet at the gate near the restrooms of Gregg Hudson County Park. We’ll be looking for shorebirds. Bring your binoculars and bird guides. We’ll bring the scope.

5. Saturday, July 25, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Shoreline Clean-up at Collins Park.  Meet at the parking lot between Trask and Humphrey Streets. We’ll be cleaning the plastic along the shoreline. Pick-up sticks, garbage bags, gloves, goggles, water and snacks will be provided. We hope to see you there!

6. Thursday, July 30, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Bird Walk at Lefante Walk, South Cove Commons Mall. Meet at the green bridge behind Otailko Restaurant. We’ll be watching for the shorebird migration. Bring your binoculars and cameras. We’ll bring the scope.  
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Join the Bayonne Nature Club by coming to a bird walk, meeting or shoreline clean-up or helping with the butterfly garden and/or by displaying your photos at the library in our Nature of Bayonne display. We charge no dues, just come when you can. We look forward to seeing you!!

PHOTO DISPLAY in the Main Public Library on Ave. C and 31st Street.  One the first floor, both sides of the hall, our pictures depict SUMMER. Upstairs, starting August, (this is a change from July) the NATURE OF BAYONNE with photos taken of birds, native flowers, animals, sea creatures and insects--all nature that has been seen in Bayonne, NJ. Photos are for sale by the photographers. If you are interested in buying any of the photos: 
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BAYONNE NATURE CLUB
Appreciating, protecting and improving urban nature sites
Above picture taken by Susan Hill. 7/2012.
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A King Rail and chick seen in Bayonne NJ, July 26, 2014 from Lefante Walk. Video by Michael Ruscigno.
Below, Clapper Rail seen in Bayonne NJ, August, 2012.  Video by Michael Ruscigno.
Below, the Yellow-crowned Night Heron seen in Bayonne NJ June, 2013. Video by Michael Ruscigno.
Below: the first Bald Eagle seen in Hudson County, NJ in over 50 years. Eagle populations are increasing in NJ as the rivers become cleaner. This is why we fight for cleaner rivers.  Video taken on Feb. 25, 2015 by Mike Ruscigno.