Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

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Date: Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:30 am
Categories: Wildlife
Clark County Late Winter Search Saturday, February 29th(+)

Where: Salmon Creek Park & Ride When: 7:30am Contact: Randy Hill [email protected] or 360-975-2573 (text preferred)

Join Randy Hill and co-leaders to explore the diversity of Clark County in late winter. This trip will concentrate on finding resident, wintering and maybe early-arriving Vancouver area specialties. Target species include Snowy Egret, Lesser Goldfinch, Red-shouldered Hawk, Black Phoebe, diving ducks and other waterfowl, loons, grebes, gulls and possibly owls.
Saturday we will explore areas that could include Ridgefield, but will concentrate on Vancouver Lake and lowlands and the Columbia River that may reach as far upstream as Steigerwald Lake NWR. Depending on conditions, a Sunday (morning only) higher elevation forest trip, Steigerwald Lake or Ridgefield NWR may be added. A Friday afternoon exploration of the Woodland Bottoms also will be scheduled for those interested.
This weekend schedule will be a joint outing with Washington Ornithological Society, so there might be limited space available and/or a wait list for any or all of the three days. For more information and to sign up, contact Randy Hill at [email protected] or 360-975-2573 (text preferred).

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