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"Trip Log ... June 5, 2008"
The River "S" Unit of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge has a 4.2 mile auto tour route and 1.5 mile seasonal hiking trail. The auto tour is an excellent way to see the Refuge. A pair of binoculars is a must and a camera makes it even more fun !!!

Cool overcast day ...

This trip includes ... American Goldfinch ... Common Yellowthroat ... Savannah Sparrow ... Song Sparrow ... Western Wood-Pewee ... Cedar Waxwing (eating) ... Red-winged Blackbird ... American Bittern ... American Coot (nest) ... Pied-billed Grebe (nest) ... Eastern Gray Squirrel ... Wild Radish ... Indian Plum ...

 
American Goldfinch ... MORE American Goldfinch images

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American Goldfinch. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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American Goldfinch, female (left) and male (right). Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Common Yellowthroat ... MORE Common Yellowthroat images

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Common Yellowthroat, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Common Yellowthroat ... with grub ... MORE Common Yellowthroat images

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Common Yellowthroat, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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Common Yellowthroat, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Savannah Sparrow ... MORE Savannah Sparrow images

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Savannah Sparrow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Song Sparrow ... MORE Song Sparrow images

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Song Sparrow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Western Wood-Pewee ... MORE Western Wood-Pewee images

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Western Wood-Pewee. Along the path to the Blind. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Cedar Waxwing ... MORE Cedar Waxwing images

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Cedar Waxwing. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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Cedar Waxwing. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Cedar Waxwing ... "eating a plum" ... MORE Cedar Waxwing images

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Cedar Waxwing ... "eating a plum" ... "Indian Plum". Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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Cedar Waxwing ... "eating a plum" ... "Indian Plum". Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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Cedar Waxwing ... "eating a plum" ... "Indian Plum". Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Red-winged Blackbird ... MORE Red-winged Blackbird images

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Red-winged Blackbird. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


American Bittern ... MORE American Bittern images

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American Bittern. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


American Coot ... and nest ... MORE American Coot images

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American Coot nest. On Rest Lake. View from the Bird Blind. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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American Coot on nest. On Rest Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Pied-billed Grebe ... and nest ... MORE Pied-billed Grebe images

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Pied-billed Grebe nest. On Rest Lake. View from the Bird Blind. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Eastern Gray Squirrel ... MORE Western Gray Squirrel images

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Eastern Gray Squirrel. From road near the railroad tracks. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.
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Eastern Gray Squirrel. From road near the railroad tracks. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Wild Radish ... MORE Wild Radish images

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Wild Radish. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


Indian Plum ... MORE Indian Plum images

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Indian Plum, with Cedar Waxwing. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 5, 2008.


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