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"Trip Log ... August 14, 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 Kestrel ... Cedar Waxwing ... Great Egret ... Mourning Dove ... Ring-billed Gull ... Muskrat ... Red-spotted Garter Snake ... Red Clover ... English Plantain ... Wapato (Broadleaf Arrowhead) ... Cattail ... Dragon Fly ... Common Mullein ... Teasel ...

 
American Kestrel ... MORE American Kestrel images

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American Kestrel, female width rodent (left image), and female in flight (right image). Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Cedar Waxwing ... MORE Cedar Waxwing images

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Cedar Waxwing. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit, on the Kiwa Trail. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Cedar Waxwing, "fluffing". Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit, on the Kiwa Trail. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Great Egret ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


... hunting ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret ... hunting ... Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Mourning Dove ... MORE Mourning Dove images

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Mourning Dove. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Ring-billed Gull ... MORE Ring-billed Gull images

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Ring-billed Gull, adult, on Rest Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Muskrat ... MORE Muskrat images

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Muskrat. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit, on the Kiwa Trail. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Muskrat, shaking fur dry (left image), and eating (right image). Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit, on the Kiwa Trail. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Red-spotted Garter Snake ... MORE Red-spotted Garter Snake images

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Red-spotted Garter Snake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit, on the Kiwa Trail. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Red-spotted Garter Snake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit, on the Kiwa Trail. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Red Clover and English Plantain ... MORE Red Clover images
MORE English Plantain images

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Red Clover and English Plantain. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Wapato (Broadleaf Arrowhead) ... MORE Wapato images

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Wapato (Broadleaf Arrowhead). Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Cattail ... MORE Cattail images

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Cattail. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Cattail field. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Dragon Fly and Common Mullein ... MORE "Insects, etc." images

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Dragon Fly and Common Mullein. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Common Mullein ... MORE Common Mullein images

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Common Mullein. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.
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Common Mullein. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


Teasel ... MORE Teasel images

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Teasel field. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 14, 2007.


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