When:
June 17, 2019 @ 6:30 am – 2:00 pm
2019-06-17T06:30:00-07:00
2019-06-17T14:00:00-07:00
Where:
Meet in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center, 950 Maidu Ave., Nevada City (just off Hwy 49) at 6:30 AM
Meet in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center
950 Maidu Ave.
Nevada City (just off Hwy 49) at 6:30 AM
Contact:
Dale Rubach
530-272-3698

Field Trip to Sierra Valley

Sunday, June17, 2019

6:30 AM to ?

Leader: Dale Rubach 530-272-3698, rugby7676-birds@yahoo.com

Meet in the parking lot of the Rood Government Center, 950 Maidu Ave., Nevada City (just off Hwy 49) at 6:30 AM. This is an all day trip with some walking on level ground. Sierra Valley is located on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada encircled by the towns of Sierraville, Loyalton and Portola. In spring its environs offer suitable habitat for many interesting species. We will look for Swainson’s Hawk, American Bittern, White-faced Ibis, Virginia Rail, Sora, Wilson’s Phalarope, Sandhill Crane, Willet, Wilson’s Snipe,Yellow-headed Blackbird, Marsh Wren, Sage Thrasher, Vesper and Brewer’s Sparrows. This is a truly unique and interesting area. Bring lunch, water, sunscreen, and insect repellent. If you plan to attend, please contact me.