Field Trips

Wednesday, March 12th, 8:00AM
BP Wetlands
  
Leader: Bob Huntington

This is a new area for us although Bob has been surveying the wetlands for a while. These wetlands are not generally open to the public so this is a special opportunity. We expect to see waterfowl and maybe some early shorebirds.
We’ll meet at 8am in the SE corner of the Shopko Parking lot in Sugarhouse for a morning of birding.
Call Bob (595-8748) if you plan to attend or for more information.


Bird Sightings

2008 03/12 BP Wetlands and Lee Kay Ponds (37 species)

Bob Huntington

BP Wetlands and environs, and Lee Kay Ponds


Canada Goose, Gadwall, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Green-winged Teal, Canvasback, Redhead, Ring-necked Duck, Lesser Scaup, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye, Common Merganser, Ring-necked Pheasant, California Quail, Double-crested Cormorant, Bald Eagle, Red-tailed Hawk, American Kestrel, Virginia Rail, American Coot, Killdeer, American Avocet, Ring-billed Gull, California Gull, Rock Pigeon, Mourning Dove, Northern Flicker, Black-billed Magpie, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, American Robin, European Starling, Song Sparrow, McCown’s Longspur, Yellow-headed Blackbird, Brewer’s Blackbird, House Finch, House Sparrow,

Canada Goose
Gadwall
Cinnamon Teal
Northern Shoveler
Green-winged Teal
Canvasback
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck
Lesser Scaup
Bufflehead
Common Goldeneye
Common Merganser
Ring-necked Pheasant
California Quail
Double-crested Cormorant
Bald Eagle
Red-tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Virginia Rail
American Coot
Killdeer
American Avocet
Ring-billed Gull
California Gull
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove
Northern Flicker
Black-billed Magpie
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
American Robin
European Starling
Song Sparrow
McCownÆs Longspur
Yellow-headed Blackbird
BrewerÆs Blackbird
House Finch
House Sparrow





Field trips have to be planned well in advance.
Occasionally we have to cancel a trip, or location or times change.
Therefore it is important to confirm details with the leader.


Beginners and guests are always welcome on Audubon field trips.

For more information
contact Deedee O'Brien at d-dobrien@comcast.net
or Sylvia Gray at pdggray@xmission.com


We encourage carpooling on our field trips. Contributions towards gas money would be appreciated. For local trips, under 40 miles round trip, we suggest $3 per person and for round trips over 40 miles we suggest $5 per person.



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