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Birding on campus

This page provides information on good places to look for birds on campus. Click on the site names to get a list of birds that have been seen at a site, and information on recent sightings.  As time allows, we will expand this page with more information on each site, and some other good birding spots in the Storrs area.

Lot W fields

Horsebarn Hill

Mirror Lake

HEEP site (includes North Platform, South Platform, and Rockhill)

UConn forest (Fenton tract, Pumping Station Road)

Depot campus

Moss Sanctuary

Other sites nearby

Spring Manor farm

Pink Ravine

River Park

Merrow Road Park (and adjacent Willimantic River woods)

Eagleville Preserve

UConn Forest (Moss Tract)