Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge
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"Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge"
"Trip Log ... August 24, 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 !!!

August 24 was a second "field test" with a Sony H5 with a Sony 1.7 "doubler" added. The day warm and sunny and early evening.

This trip includes ... American Bittern ... Bald Eagle (juvenile) ... Great Blue Heron ... Great Egret ... Northern Harrier ... Scenics ... Teasel ...

 
American Bittern ... MORE American Bittern images

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American Bittern. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.


Bald Eagle ... MORE Bald Eagle images

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Bald Eagle, juvenile, with evening sun. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.
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Bald Eagle, juvenile, with evening sun. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 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, August 24, 2007.


... at slough edge ... MORE Great Blue Heron images

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Great Blue Heron. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.


Great Egret ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.


Northern Harrier ... MORE Northern Harrier images

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Northern Harrier. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.


Scenics ...  

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Scenics. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.


Teasel ... MORE Teasel images

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Teasel. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 24, 2007.


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