Whether you’re out for a casual stroll or following the annual migration, Sandusky County Park District is a prime location for birders of all levels. Start your birding adventure at Blue Heron Reserve which is part of the Lake Erie Birding Trail. Normally closed to the public, Decoy Marsh is open during the month of May. Other prime locations include Creek Bend Farm along Muddy Creek, Don W. Miller Memorial Park and Wolf Creek Park along the shores of the Sandusky River, and White Star Park: Doug Haubert Wetland 

Spring Migration Specials

Creek Bend Farm
During the "Biggest Week" (May 5-14), the Wilson Nature Center has hours designed for birders. Coffee and light snacks will be available.

Monday-Saturday 7:30am-4:00pm  and  Sunday 7:30-10:00am


Decoy Marsh
Open only for special programs, Decoy Marsh will be open dawn to dusk during the month of May.

Blue Heron Reserve
Ringneck Ridge Wildlife Area

Ohio Department of Natural Resources Common Birds of Ohio Guidebook

 Ohio Department of Natural Resources Ohio Bird Checklist