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Getting to Know Wetland Birds: Bird Walk with Lisa Hug

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Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation

900 Sanford Road

Santa Rosa, CA 95401

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The rich wetlands of the Laguna de Santa Rosa are home to an incredible diversity of waterfowl, birds of prey, and songbirds. These birds and their life histories vary almost as much as the landscape itself -from the nearly four-foot tall Great Blue Heron wading in a pond to the tiny Common Yellowthroat hiding in the cattails. Join us for a fun and leisurely learning experience with Lisa Hug, local naturalist and well-known birder. We will begin with hot drinks, snacks and a short presentation in Heron Hall to learn about some of the feathered friends we are likely to come across in the Laguna, and then carpool out to Meadowlane Ponds see and hear them in person. Finally, we will return to Heron Hall to eat our packed lunches together and make a list of the birds we encountered to round out the day.

ABOUT LISA: Lisa Hug originally came to California from the Midwest in 1986. She was very involved with Point Reyes Bird Observatory and eventually became a contract biologist and freelance naturalist in the mid-1990s. She has been teaching for the College of Marin, Petaluma Adult School and Point Reyes Field Institute for over a decade. She was president of Redwood Region Ornithological Society for two years and received the Martha Bentley and Ernestine Smith Award For the Dedication to Wildlife Conservation Education in 2009. She was regional coordinator for the Sonoma County Breeding Bird Atlas and is currently one of the Sonoma County Reviewers for ebird.org . She is the editor for the Birds Checklist for the Laguna de Santa Rosa which can be bought through the Laguna Foundation Store.


CANCELLATION POLICY: If you need to cancel, please notify us as soon as possible so that someone on the wait list may attend. Cancellations received more than 30 days in advance of the event date will receive a refund minus a $10.00 processing fee. Cancellations made between 30-7 days in advance will receive a 50% refund. We are sorry but refunds cannot be given on cancellations made less than 7 days in advance. Please also note that we need a minimum number of 10 participants to conduct this event. If the Laguna Foundation needs to cancel the event for any reason, we will notify you as soon as possible (at least 1 day prior to the event) and you will receive a full refund.

If you have any questions, please contact Allison, the Community Education Program Manager, by email at allison@lagunafoundation.org or by phone at 707-527-9277 xt. 110.

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