Tag Archives: Mahlon Dickerson

Lost Lake, Flycatchers and a Cerulean Warbler, June 15, 2014

While peering into the backyard this afternoon: nesting status…confirmed! Rockaway River WMA, Jefferson Township The Rockaway River Wildlife Management Area of the Farny Highlands encompasses 3,667 acres according to the state of New Jersey. It is adjacent to the eastern section … Continue reading

Posted in Morris County, Somerset County | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Birds of Mahlon Dickerson Reservation; other field notes, June 14, 2014

Morris County native, Mahlon Dickerson (1770–1853), was a New Jersey governor and senator, a Secretary of the Navy under Presidents Andrew Jackson and Martin van Buren, the elder brother of another New Jersey Governor, Philemon Dickerson, and is the namesake … Continue reading

Posted in Morris County, Somerset County | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment