Benjamin Sonnenberg

Director of Environmental Education

Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy


Insects spotted at Riverbound Farm

Locust Borer Beetle

Two Spotted Tree Cricket

Monarch caterpillar

Dogbane Tiger Moth Caterpillar

  Connecticut Bird Atlas 

The CT DEEP and UCONN are looking for volunteers to hep with a Breeding  and Wintering Bird Atlas census starting in 2018. 
If you are able to dedicate just 20 hours over 3 years (2018, 2019, 2020) to birding an area
and would like to participate contact
Melissa -


  Click the link for more info on the Connecticut  Bird Atlas



Riverbound Farm Nature Center is open the 3rd Sunday of each month from April - November from 11 am - 4 pm 

All programs are at Riverbound

Sunday, October 21st

Animal Tracks with Eric Nelson @ 1:30 pm

Sunday, November 18th

Seed Sale Pick up 11 am - 4 pm

Fall 2018 walk schedule

Sunday, September 30th @  8:00 am

Boulder Knoll Farm

meet at the old barn 875 Boulder Road, Cheshire

Sunday, September 30th @ 6:15 pm

Farmington Canal Linear Trail evening roost walk

meet at the parking lot on  Canal St, Plantsville

between Meriden-Wtby Tpke & 691

It will be getting dark on our walk back, a flashlight is advised.

Saturday, October 6th @ 8:00 am

Hanover Pond & Trail

meet at the linear trail parking lot on Oregon Ave, Meriden

Sunday, October 28th @ 8:00 am

Cheshire Hot Spots

meet at the old barn 875 Boulder Road, Cheshire

we will bird at Boulder Knoll Farm then carpool to other locations

Don't forget the BIG SIT

Sunday, October 14, 2018  6:00 am - ???

Hanover Pond Meriden

Park at the Linear Trail lot on Oregon Ave