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"Trip Log ... November 22, 2009"
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 !!!

Afternoon trip inbetween rain showers.

This trip includes ... Northern Harrier ... Rough-legged Hawk ... Red-tailed Hawk ... Great Blue Heron ... Northern Shoveler ... Golden-crowned Sparrow ... Blacktail Deer ...

 
Northern Harrier ... MORE Northern Harrier images

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Northern Harrier, male. Late afternoon inbetween showers. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


Rough-legged Hawk ... MORE Rough-legged Hawk images

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Rough-legged Hawk. Late afternoon inbetween showers. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


Red-tailed Hawk ... MORE Red-tailed Hawk images

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Red-tailed Hawk. Late afternoon inbetween showers. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


Great Blue Heron ... MORE Great Blue Heron images

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Great Blue Heron. One of the sunbreaks !!!!!! Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


Northern Shoveler ... MORE Northern Shoveler images

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Northern Shovelers, male (behind) and female (up front). One of the sunbreaks !!!!!! Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.
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Northern Shovelers, female. One of the sunbreaks !!!!!! Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


Golden-crowned Sparrow ... MORE Golden-crowned Sparrow images

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Golden-crowned Sparrow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.
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Golden-crowned Sparrow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


Blacktail Deer ... MORE Blacktail Deer images

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Blacktail Deer, doe. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 22, 2009.


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