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MDAS Field Trip—Putah Creek
January 5 @ 8:45 am - 2:00 pmFree
Wednesday, January 5, 8:45AM-2 PM
Leader: Maren Smith, 925-322-9477, Susana de Trapaga
A great trip to see birds along the creek, including Solano Lake and Lake Berryessa from Monticello Dam. Possible Osprey, Lewis’s Woodpecker, Phainopepla, Barrow’s Goldeneye and Hooded Merganser. Dress warmly; this is a cold, windy area. Bring lunch. Exact itinerary to be determined the day of the trip. Rain cancels.
Rating: Category 1–Easy
Elevation change: N/A
Leaders: Maren Smith, 925-322-9477, Susana de Trapaga
Meet: Intersection of Cherry Glen and Pleasants Valley Roads, approximately 1 mile north from I-680, 8:45 AM.
Directions: When driving from Bay Area to Vacaville, take Exit 51A at Cherry Glen and Lagoon Valley Roads. Cross freeway and drive approximately 1 mile to stop sign at Pleasants Valley Road. We will meet at this location for birding before heading out.
Register for this field trip HERE. This field trip is limited to 15 participants.
Photo: Lewis’s Woodpecker by Isaac Aronow