Yaquina Birders and Naturalists is offering a free guided nature walk open to the public.
Professional bird enthusiast Ram Papish will lead a Yaquina Birders & Naturalists field trip,Saturday, May 21st 8:00 – 10:00 AM, along a one-mile wooded trail loop in the Mike Miller county park. Migratory songbirds will have arrived and their songs liven the forest. They will search and listen for Tree Swallow, Orange-crowned and Wilson’s Warblers, American Robin, Rufous Hummingbird, Purple Finch, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Black-headed Grosbeak, and Swainson’s Thrush.
Please meet at the parking lot of Lincoln County’s Mike Miller Park by 8 AM. To get there, travel 1.2 miles south of the Yaquina Bay Bridge on Hwy 101 and turn east onto SE 50th Street. Drive 1/4 mile to the trailhead. Please dress or bring clothes for variable weather.
Duration: two hours. This event is free and open to the public. For more info, call 541-961-1307.