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Oct 14, 2015 - Sylvan Heigths Bird Sanctuary

We drove to Scotland Neck to visit the Sylvan Heights Bird Park with our friends Bob & Fanchon Shackelford who we met in Alaska in 2010. Sylvan Heights Bird Park designed to give visitors an unforgettable up-close experience with over 2,000 ducks, geese, swans, and other exotic birds from around the World. Open to the public since October 2006, the 18-acre facility features large, walk- through aviaries displaying birds from South America, North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. Tranquil gardens and lush natural areas enhance the...

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Jan 17, 2015 - Sylvan Heights & Medoc Mountain

This past Saturday, we headed to Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck with two other couples. We met at Justine’s house around 9 and then made our way east to the park, arriving a little before 11. All of us had pre-purchased our admission through Groupon or Living Social, so we checked in at the office upon arrival. Before we started on our tour, we saw some recent chicken eggs and hatchlings in the office building. Two chicks had just hatched from their eggs and another one was working at it. There was a small hole in the egg and we...

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