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Welcome to the Branford Bird Walk

Eagle Scout Project

By Jon L

Troop 633 Branford 

This project blends the beauty of nature

with technology done right!

 

 

 

 

How to do the Bird walk

  • Have ready your smart phone

  • Apple I phone – start up instructions

    • Tap your camera app

    • Have open and ready your camera app

  • Android phone– start up instructions

    • Go to your google play store

    • Search up QR scanner

    • Install QR scanner

    • Once installed have open and ready your QR code scanner

  • When you approach each finger post hold phone centered with QR code (may need to be adjusted to focus)

  • A link will appear – tap on the link

  • Link is large so takes a moment to load

  • You will the see a color picture of the bird Further down on site is some information on that bird

 

 

Share the Location! (Click Here

FAQ’s

 

  • The trail is a very short gentle stroll has a bench at end too

  • Birds you will visit on your walk – Why Chosen? These are birds that can be found here locally most of the year or are full time residents.

  • What kind of bird house is in the field? This is a Purple Martin house but may have other occupants from year to year

  • Sit and enjoy all the beauty and nature our amazing town has to offer

  • If you have your binoculars bring them along

 

Birds to Interact With While on the Walk

 

 

 

 

Other Great Birding Sites

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide  (click here for more amazing bird sounds)

www.menunkatuck.org (local birding)

www.newhavenbirdclub.org (local birding)

www.ebird.org

www.audubon.org

www.worldbirds.com

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