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$25 donation to Eastside Audubon for Bird-A-Thon

  • Birdathon
When May 26, 2018
from 07:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.
Carpool Meeting Location Wilburton P&R
Event Location Fort Steilacoom Park
Contact Name Etta Cosey
Contact Phone 206-234-9913
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We will explore Fort Steilacoom Park in Pierce County. This historic park in the City of Lakewood has an extensive trial system through mixed woodland, perfect habitat for migrating warblers, flycatchers, orioles, tanagers, and grosbeaks. We will also check Waughop Lake for waterfowl. On the way back we may stop at Fife Ponds and/or Saltwater State Park (Discover Pass required.) Meet before 7:00 a.m. at the Wilburton P&R in Bellevue at Exit 12 on I-405 to carpool. Or meet the leader at 8:00 a.m. at Starlake P&R in Kent at Exit 247 on I-5, We will lunch at a café near Fort Steilacoom Park. The leader will take lunch orders before calling the café. Return to Starlake P&R about 4:00 p.m. No registration required. Passenger cost per person $9.00 in addition to Bird-A-Thon donation. Leader: Etta Cosey, 206-234-9913 for day of trip only.





Western Tanager, by Mick Thompson

Photo: Western Tanager, by Mick Thompson

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