Staff-Led Audubon Coastal Bird Surveys - Triple Barrel, Pascagoula, MS-ACBS
Triple Barrel, Pascagoula
Site Coordinator: Staff
Site type: Former dredge disposal site
Meeting location: Gravel lot at the corner of Jerry St. Pe Highway and USS Vicksburg Way (30.364491, -88.570621)
Time: 2 hours
Survey transect: Clockwise loop on dirt trail. Starting point: (30.365283, -88.571727)
An old dredge disposal site managed by USACE. The transect consists of a 1.7-mile earthen berm surrounded by salt marsh on the outside. The interior is grown up and shrubby with some freshwater marsh and ponds. This site is good for both waterbirds and for songbirds. During migration, buntings, grosbeaks and a variety of warblers can be seen. The internal ponds can host ibis, American Coots, and waterfowl.
*Surveyors must have a hold harmless agreement signed with USACE.
Please contact Stewardship Manager, Melinda Averhart at email@example.com with questions or concerns.
This activity has the following schedule
|Date||Start Time||End Time|
|Friday, October 01, 2021||9:00 AM||11:00 AM|
|Friday, October 15, 2021||9:00 AM||11:00 AM|
|Friday, October 29, 2021||9:00 AM||11:00 AM|