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Audubon Birding Day: Clackamas County Hotspots III with Dan van den Broek

Discover the birding patches near the communities of Canby and Molalla. Small wetland areas can hold numerous ducks, herons and egrets, and possible shorebirds like Dunlin, while Tree and Violet-green Swallow will be arriving in good numbers. Lastly, patches of Oak Woodland are home to Acorn Woodpecker and the Pacific (Slender-billed) White-breasted Nuthatch.

Bring lunch and dress for the weather. You will drive yourself for the day. Dan will reach out with further details before the trip. 

Trip limited to 10 participants. 

This outdoor program will follow all physical distancing and safety protocols dictated by the Oregon Health Administration. Masks required. Please feel free to bring your own spotting scope if you have one. Scroll down for details.

Acorn Woodpecker adding an acorn to its granary.
Acorn Woodpecker, photo by Tara Lemezis

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Trip Details

  • Leader: Dan van den Broek
  • Date and time: March 5, 9 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Fee: $65 members / $85 non-members

  • Limited to 10 participants

Mandatory guidelines: 

  • Stay home if you or a member in your household have any symptoms, or if you have been in contact with anyone with these symptoms:
    • Fever or chills
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Fatigue
    • Muscle or body aches
    • Headache
    • New loss of taste or smell
    • Sore throat
    • Congestion or runny nose
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhea
  • Everyone drive on their own, with members of their household
  • Everybody must wear a face covering at all times
  • Everybody remain at least 6 feet apart at all times
  • No more than 10 people, plus the instructor
  • Only go to locations with plenty of room to stay safe:
    • Wide, open spaces are best
    • No crowded trails – limit to early morning walks and/or weekdays
    • Prioritize trails that are one-directional
    • Prioritize locations with trails at least 6-feet wide

Details

Date:
March 5
Time:
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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