Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy, Litchfield

4.6
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Located in the rolling hills of Litchfield County in Connecticut, the foundation of Ripley is deeply rooted in S. Dillon Ripley's dedication to the preservation of rare, threatened and endangered waterfowl. Today Ripley recognizes the importance of a strong focus on the restoration and conservation of wetland habitats worldwide. Ripley maintains a diverse collection of waterfowl throughout the world, with an active propagation program that provides birds to reintroduction programs and educational facilities. The Ripley program integrates field research, conservation actions and educational outreach to promote public awareness of the continued need for conservation of waterfowl and wetland habitat.
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  • This is such a great place to view and learn more about waterfowl from around the world, as well as their breeding and conservation efforts. We arrived for their 'feed the birds' program on Saturday.....  more »
  • Although it is an attractive landscape, I would not recommend visiting this attraction. The signage is terrible; only a map is offered. A private tour is available at an additional cost (steep) and....  more »
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  • Beautiful display of the waterfowl. Clean, beautiful and very educational for all ages. Thank you for the spectacular day.
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