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Native plants for birds - Saturday 7/14; 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield

11280 Waterton Rd

Littleton, CO 80125

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In this class, we will discuss how native plants benefit birds, and which plants to plant to attract birds to your yard.

Trainer: Irene Shonle is the Extension Director for Gilpin County and is the Vice President of the Colorado Native Plant Society. She maintains a native plant demonstration garden at the Gilpin Extension Office and uses them extensively in her own garden.

Native Plant Master: This class does not count towards Colorado Flora Certificate or certification as a Native Plant Master. To learn more, click here.

Lifezone: lowland riparian & mixed plains/foothills life zones

When/Where to meet: 9:45 AM at Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield, 11280 Waterton Rd, Littleton.

Directions: From C-470 & Wadsworth: Go south on Wadsworth to Waterton Rd. Turn left onto Waterton Rd and proceed to the Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield (approx. 4.4 miles). It will be on the east side of the road just before the parking/trailhead for Waterton Canyon.

What to bring: Pencil, hand lens (approximately 10x), daypack, water, sack lunch, rain gear, sun and wind protection, personal items you will need on the trail where there are no restrooms, etc. Please come prepared for moderately strenuous walking on hot, cold, windy, rainy or snowy days.

Carpooling: Carpooling is strongly encouraged. Contact npmassistant@jeffco.us if you would like to carpool and your contact information will be shared with others interested in carpooling. Any liability arising from such arrangements are the participants' sole responsibility.

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