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Birding in WESP

By Jennifer Vickers

Long known as an area birding hot spot, West 11th Street Park (WESP) has officially joined the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail. The Trail a state-designated system of trails, bird sanctuaries, and nature preserves along the entire length […]

By | 2018-02-24T14:27:04+00:00 February 24th, 2018|West 11th Street Park|Comments Off on Birding in WESP

Spring Bird Migration

By Lorraine Cherry, Friends of West 11th Street Park

The spring bird migration will be underway by the time you are reading this. The migration of birds is one of the great spectacles of nature.  It takes many forms, from large hawks circling high overhead to small songbirds making long, nocturnal […]

By | 2017-04-17T11:15:47+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Environmental Affairs, West 11th Street Park|Comments Off on Spring Bird Migration