Birding Site Guide to Sterling Price CL Printable Site Guide STERLING PRICE COMMUNITY LAKE Edge Wade, November 2009 84 acres Chariton Co. DeLorme 30, D-1 GPS: 39.399897998,-92.8375157654 MDC owned; for information call 660-646-6122 Directions: From Salisbury, go 2 miles west on MO 24, and 1 mile south on Sterling Avenue to a right turn onto South Lake Lane. When to Visit/Species to Expect: Spring and fall migration, and winter when the lake is not frozen. Waterfowl and riparian nesters may be found. Features of interest to birders: Seven fishing jetties jut into the 35-acre lake from the north shore. A scrubby area near the western-most parking area can be productive for song birds. Sterling Avenue continues south to give views of the wooded eastern and southern portions. Toilets: 1 privy Camping: None Hazards/Limitations: No hazards noted. Area can be very busy even on weekdays in warm weather. Nearby Birding Sites: Pine Ridge Lake (Salisbury), Thomas Hill Reservoir, Dalton Bottoms Access, Lewis Mill Access.