The older trees, the lake, and the natural habitat in the easements around Sylvan Lake help make where we live a delight. There is a Red-tailed Hawk family that has nested around the lake for the several years and a Great Horned Owl family too!

There are several resident experts to help identify birds around the area.

  • Mike Trahan has provided some helpful tips to get started.
  • Many of these birds can be found in our Nature gallery.
  • Refer to to find out when and how many of these birds visit the area.
  • You can print this checklist of birds spotted around Sylvan Lake and check them off as you see them!
Birds Spotted at Sylvan Lake

Nature Gallery