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Lahontan Audubon Society Field Trip – Cottonwood Park, Sparks
March 15 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Description:Cottonwood Park, Washoe
When: Friday, March 15, 2019, 8-11a.m.
Where: We will meet at the park with parking available on Spice Island Dr.�
ebird hotspot: http://ebird.org/ebird/hotspot/L269361
Activity Level: easy, 5-6 miles, level, paved
Trip leader: Jeff Bleam, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway runs through the park and along the Truckee River in Sparks. There are many Cottonwoods, which attract Magpies, and the river and banks have a nice mix of Waterfowl, Warblers, Flycatchers, early Swallows, Sparrows, Woodpeckers, and Finches. We will cross over to the UNR Ag Fields on the south side of the river to search for Geese and Raptors.