Neighborhood note: Bird viewing station complete at Dripping Springs Ranch Park

The new bird-viewing station at Dripping Springs Ranch Park opened in October.

The new bird-viewing station at Dripping Springs Ranch Park opened in October.

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Dripping Springs Bird station ribbon cutting
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Dripping Springs bird viewing station trail
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Dripping Springs Bird station view
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Dripping Springs Bird station
Offering an opportunity for residents and visitors to bird-watch in the Dripping Springs community, the city celebrated the opening of of its new bird-viewing station Oct. 21, according to a news release by the city.

Located at Ranch Park, the bird-viewing station includes covered seating and a nearby bird feeder and water station. The station is accessible by a trail and overlooks the pond in the north section of the park.

The station was funded through local donations and contributions from Hays County Master Naturalists, the Dripping Springs Birding Club and Wild Birds Unlimited. The structure was also assembled by volunteers.

Address: 1042 Event Center Drive, Dripping Springs
Construction timeline: April 2018-October 2019
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