April 2015

BirdPhilly Birding Walk

Historic Bartram’s Garden is perhaps the best 40 acres of birding in Philly! With river access, fields, woodlands, wetlands, and ornamental plantings, this spot has an amazing diversity of bird-attracting habitat


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May 2015

2nd Annual Birding Smackdown

It's Back! Do you have eagle eyes? Think you have what it takes to help your favorite historic site in West Philly win the Second Annual Birding Smackdown? Bartram's Garden and The Woodlands are joining forces again for a friendly, out-of-the-nest competition to determine who can claim they're the hottest spot for birds and birders. We're also planning a handful...


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May 2016

Sunset Birding by Kayak

Bartram's Garden
5400 Lindbergh Blvd., Philadelphia

Renowned Philly birder and environmental educator Tony Croasdale will take us out on the Schuylkill River at dusk for an informal bird paddle. Low tide will coincide with the setting sun, and we'll get a unique opportunity to glide along the shoreline in kayaks and canoes and scope out mudflats and wooded riverbanks for bird...


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I'm interested in:

Biking & Walking

Birds

Boating & Fishing

Flowers, Plants & Trees

Gardening

History

Kids' Activities

Sankofa Community Farm

Southwest Philadelphia

Water Quality

Workshops, Wellness & Culture

Youth Internships

I'm interested in:

Biking & Walking

Stroll the Schuylkill River Trail or join us for biking!

Birds

Look up! More than 100 species of birds rely on this ecosystem.

Boating & Fishing

Enjoy all that the Tidal Schuylkill River has to offer.

Flowers, Plants & Trees

See what’s blooming, find a favorite tree, and stroll the gardens and natural lands.

Gardening

Bring the Garden home! Shop for plants and grow your own food.

History

Uncover the interconnected stories of this historic site.

Kids' Activities

Join us year-round to learn, make, share, and wonder.

Sankofa Community Farm

“Go back and get it!” Growing food sovereignty with an African Diaspora focus.

Southwest Philadelphia

Resources and opportunities especially for neighbors in Southwest Philly.

Water Quality

Find our latest data on the river’s bacteria levels and recent rainfall.

Workshops, Wellness & Culture

Enjoy upcoming workshops, self-care, and events. Are you a Southwest artist? Let’s partner!

Youth Internships

Calling Southwest students: paid internships available with the river, the farm, and the trees.