View with Google Maps. The Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, one of the most popular birdwatching spots, is currently open to the public but.

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. The building, built originally in 1970, was given a $4 million upgrade recently. CARROLL TOWNSHIP — Magee Marsh Wildlife Area's boardwalk area is back in business after being severely damaged in an August 2021 storm.

The building, built originally in 1970, was given a $4 million upgrade recently.

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Although you can bird in surrounding areas, the best location is clearly the less than one-mile-long boardwalk paralleling the shore through the wooded wetlands. 4070 |.

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Birds and birders at Magee Marsh get an early start on the Biggest Week in American Birding, which runs May 5-14.

. Apr 15, 2019 · Birds and birders alike flock to The Biggest Week, so be prepared for crowds, especially along the Magee Marsh Boardwalk.

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After three hours of enjoying the spectacle, I had seen 22 warblers and 60 total species.


The spring songbird migration is weather dependent but generally occurs in the mid April thru May.

. . The Black Swamp Bird Observatory hosts the Biggest Week in American Birding festival at the marsh in early May; the festival typically draws 60,000 to 80,000 visitors to the marsh each year.

. . . . Mike DeWine’s Bird Ohio.

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. The bird center tells the history of waterfowl hunting on the north shore of Lake Erie.

Local Ohio birders make the trip even more worthwhile by throwing “ The Biggest Week in American Birdingfestival.

In April, the building will reopen with a new look and a.


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