Bird walk being offered into Chinquapin

The Highlands Plateau Audubon Society will host its weekly bird walk on June 23 at Chinquapin in Cashiers.

The group will meet at the Highlands Town Hall near the public restrooms at 7:30 a.m. and carpool to Cashiers. Cashiers residents can meet behind Wendy’s at 8 a.m. Binoculars will be available if needed.

Chinquapin is a private, gated, conservation-oriented development, and the bird walk will be on the 700-acre Carlton Family Conservation Easement.

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