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Koll Center Wetlands Park Bird Walk

February 18 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 am

Escape the winter doldrums with a Westside birding adventure to Koll Center Wetlands Park!  Join naturalist Elaine Murphy and the hosting Backyard Bird Shop of Beaverton for a free tour of this unique area, a wildlife refuge as well as a high tech industrial site.  There is the possibility of seeing river otters. Belted Kingfishers, and abundant waterfowl.  In the winter you might see a Great Blue Heron, Great Egret in addition to Green-winged Teal, Common Merganser, and Northern Shoveler.  In warmer seasons there is the likelihood for seeing up to four types of swallows as they fly about catching insects:   Cliff, Barn, Violet-green and Tree Swallows.

 

To accompany Elaine on the bird walk, we ask that you register in advance by phoning the Beaverton shop at 503-445-2699, press 1.  We’ll meet at the parking lot ( Use the parking lot near 8605 SW Creekside Place, Beaverton) at 8:00 a.m.  The walk will last 2 – 3 hours.  Advance reservations are required—we limit the number of participants to ensure that everyone has an enjoyable and educational experience.  Dress for the weather, and, please, no pets!

 

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Date:
February 18
Time:
8:00 am - 11:30 am
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