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"Trip Log ... June 12, 2007"
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 !!!

This trip includes ... American Coot (babies) ... Barn Swallow ... Black Tern ... Bonaparte's Gull ... Great Blue Heron ... Great Egret ... Pacific Golden-Plover ... Pied-billed Grebe (babies) ... Ruddy Duck ... Savannah Sparrow ... Turkey Vulture ... Western Wood-Pewee ...

 
American Coot ... with chick ... MORE American Coot images

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American Coot family. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.
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American Coot family. Image enlarged 200%. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Barn Swallow ... MORE Barn Swallow images

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Barn Swallow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Black Tern ... MORE Black Tern images

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Black Tern. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.
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Black Tern. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Bonaparte's Gull ... MORE Bonaparte's Gull images

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Bonaparte's Gull, non-breeding plumage. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Great Blue Heron ... MORE Great Blue Heron images

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Great Blue Heron. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.
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Great Blue Heron. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Great Egret ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret on Schwartz Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 3, 2007.


Pacific Golden-Plover ... MORE Pacific Golden-Plover images

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Pacific Golden-Plover. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.
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Pacific Golden-Plover. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Pied-billed Grebe ... family ... MORE Pied-billed Grebe images

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Pied-billed Grebe and chicks. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Ruddy Duck ... MORE Ruddy Duck images

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Ruddy Duck, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Savannah Sparrow ... MORE Savannah Sparrow images

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Savannah Sparrow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


Turkey Vulture ... MORE Turkey Vulture images

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Turkey Vulture, upper and lower views. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


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

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Western Wood-Pewee. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, June 12, 2007.


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