Sotterley has hundreds of species of birds. Bird
watchers are encouraged to use the printable
checklist from Sotterley bird lovers and the Audubon
Society. Enter your sightings in the bird-watchers
log in the nature exhibit behind the Visitor Center.
You can tag Historic Sotterley on your pictures
using Facebook. Click here for a printable
Checklist of Common Birds of Historic Sotterley
To preserve Sotterley Plantation's historic
structures and natural environment and use the powerful
stories of our land, lives, and labor to bring American
history to life while serving as a cultural resource.
To foster a better understanding of our world today by
providing a living link to America's complex history and
legacy of slavery.