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Field Trip: Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge

$27 Adult; $10 Youth

Friday, Jan 27, 2017 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Meet at Chico Masonic Family Center (Map)

Walking, could involve distance but largely flat Walking, could involve distance but largely flat

Description

Wildlife and wintering waterfowl are exceptional at Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge, especially along the gravel auto tour, the nature trail, and at the observation deck. Spectacular flights of Snow Geese and Rossís Geese along with thousands of Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Mallard, Gadwall, and Northern Shovelers can be seen in the marshes.

Field Trip Leader

Joseph O'Neil

Joseph O'Neil is a Certified Arborist with over 30 years of experience in the tree and nursery field, working at Mendon's Nursery in Paradise for 9 years and currently as a consulting arborist. He has an Art degree from CSU Chico and has traveled the North State extensively. He's been birding since 2003 and loves sharing his knowledge regarding tree resources for birds.

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