Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 June 2022 The weekend of the Black-tailed Godwit is organized at the De Marel Nature Center. There are various activities around the theme of meadow birds, such as the black-tailed godwit. For example, you can participate in the walking excursion in Waalenburg. In addition, there is a walk-in children's walk / puzzle tour around one of the lakes, all day long. On Sunday 12 June, Astrid Kant, together with Otto Plantema, the authors of the book 'De Godwit', will give 2 presentations about the black-tailed godwit in the cinema of De Marel. She is present all day with a stand with her own articles.
Nature and Field trips
Natuurcentrum De Marel. Nieuwlanderweg 38, 1793EV De Waal.
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At the Vogelinformatiecentrum (Bird Information Center) in De Cocksdorp you have come to the right place for information about bird watching, photography and filming on Texel. You can also find binoculars and other bird products here. Information about birds In the center you will find all kinds of information about birds. Such as the most recent bird sightings on the island. In the center all current observations are clearly displayed on a large map. There is also an extensive library of bird books. Beautiful bird movies are played on the large LCD TVs. And in the display cases are many stuffed birds, which you can view up close. Shop and excursions In the Vogelinformatiecentrum you will also find a shop with conservation articles and binoculars. You can find good binoculars from Swarovski, Zeiss and Bynolyt here. You will receive extensive advice about this. You have also come to the right place for bird DVDs, nature books, nest boxes and feeding systems for your garden. Various birding excursions also depart from the Vogelinformatiecentrum.Would you like to book a birding excursion at the Vogelinformatiecentrum? Tickets are available via this website, view our agenda via 'What's on'.
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