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Neighborhood Bird Walks

Join Seattle Audubon, rain or shine, for a bird walk. No sign up required! Beginning birders or new Seattleites will especially enjoy this initial exposure to the rich variety of regional bird life. Families and non-members are welcome to attend.

If needed, request binoculars from The Nature Shop at least a week in advance. Further information is available from the Seattle Audubon Nature Shop, 206-523-4483.

 

Tuesday, June 7, 8:00-10:00 AM
Union Bay Natural Area
Leaders: Mike Freund & Joe Sweeney
Meeting Point: Center for Urban Horticulture, East Parking Lot


Union Bay Natural Area lies in northeast Seattle, east of the University of Washington. Meet at the Center for Urban Horticulture in the East parking lot off NE 41st Street, one block beyond the place where Mary Gates Memorial Drive turns left to become NE 41st Street.


Thursday, June 23, 6:30-8:00 PM
Washington Park Arboretum
Leader: Penny Bolton
Meeting Point: Graham Visitors Center Parking Lot, 2300 Arboretum Drive East


This evening stroll will give you the opportunity to learn more about the flora and fauna of this special Seattle park and tree collection. Barred Owls nest in the park and if we are lucky we might see newly fledged Owls. We will also listen to birds and learn some common bird songs. This is a good walk for families with children but please don't bring your dogs.
The Washington Park Arboretum is a 200-acre park on the shore of Lake Washington, in the Madison Park neighborhood of Seattle.


Saturday, June 25, 9:00-11:00 AM
Magnuson Park, Seattle
Leaders: Jan Bragg & Pam Cahn
Meeting Point: Promontory Point Pavilion


Magnuson Park is in NE Seattle. Take bus #75 to NE 65th St Entrance on Sand Point Way NE.  The Promontory Point Pavilion is a red-metal-roofed structure next to the little drive-in road at the west edge of parking lot E-1. It is marked with a pink square on the Magnuson Park map.


Tuesday, July 12, 8:00-10:00 AM
Magnuson Park, Seattle
Leaders: Jen McKeirnan & Joe Sweeney
Meeting Point: Promontory Point Pavilion


Magnuson Park is in NE Seattle. Take bus #75 to NE 65th St Entrance on Sand Point Way NE.  The Promontory Point Pavilion is a red-metal-roofed structure next to the little drive-in road at the west edge of parking lot E-1. It is marked with a pink square on the Magnuson Park map.


Tuesday, August 2, 8:00-10:00 AM
Union Bay Natural Area
Leaders: Dasha Gudalewicz & Joe Sweeney
Meeting Point: Center for Urban Horticulture, East Parking Lot


Union Bay Natural Area lies in northeast Seattle, east of the University of Washington. Meet at the Center for Urban Horticulture in the East parking lot off NE 41st Street, one block beyond the place where Mary Gates Memorial Drive turns left to become NE 41st Street.


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