Join us on a tour of Maryland’s Eastern Shore and Chesapeake Bay.
Visit the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, the “Everglades of Delmarva”, to look for migratory waterfowl, and the range-restricted Delmarva Fox Squirrel.
Learn about the area’s heritage at the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historic Park before heading to historic Easton’s downtown district for the night. Take a walk on the town, enjoy a nice dinner before you turn in.
In the morning after breakfast, head to Tighlman Island to catch a boat out to Poplar Island. Truly one of modern engineering’s wonders, Poplar Island is being re-built using dredge spoils to create a wildlife paradise. Tour the island by bus and see how island restoration can be done safely, benefitting birds, including several endangered species.
Historic Tidewater Inn in the heart of downtown Easton, Maryland.
Tour guide, van transportation, entry fees, and lodging. Breakfast and dinner are Dutch-treat.