You may go birding at any open space or park during the hours they are open. For special events, check the Bird Notes column in The Forum’s Arts and Leisure section.
Wildlife preserves in the area include: Devil’s Den Preserve (203-226-4991) on Pent Road; Woodcock Nature Center (203-762-7280) on Deer Run Road in Wilton; New Canaan Nature Center (203-966-9577), Oenoke Ridge Road; and Connecticut Audubon Center in Fairfield (203-259-6035).
Some 285 species of birds have been seen at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport (203-226-6983).