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"Trip Log ... November 23, 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 ... Glaucous-winged Gull ... Hooded Merganser ... Bufflehead ... Green-winged Teal ... Northern Pintail ... Double-crested Cormorant ... American Coot ... Tundra Swans ... Great Egret ... Great Blue Heron ... Song Sparrow ... Northern Harrier ... Red-tailed Hawk ... Rough-legged Hawk ... American Kestrel ... Cackling Goose ... Rest Lake ... Full Moon ...

 
Glaucous-winged Gull ... MORE Glaucous-winged Gull images

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Glaucous-winged Gull, juvenile. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Hooded Merganser ... MORE Hooded Merganser images

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Hooded Merganser, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Hooded Merganser, female. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Bufflehead ... MORE Bufflehead images

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Bufflehead, female. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Green-winged Teal ... MORE Green-winged Teal images

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Green-winged Teal, male and female. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Northern Pintail ... MORE Northern Pintail images

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Northern Pintail, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Northern Pintails, males. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


American Coot ... MORE American Coot images

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American Coots, feeding. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Tundra Swans ... MORE Tundra Swan images

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Tundra Swans ... on Rest Lake ... Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Tundra Swans ... on Rest Lake ... Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Tundra Swans ... in flight ... MORE Tundra Swan images

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Tundra Swan ... evening sun ... Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Tundra Swans ... flying close ... Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Tundra Swans Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Great Egret ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Great Egret ... with lunch ... MORE Great Egret images

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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Great Egret. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 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, November 23, 2007.


Song Sparrow ... MORE Song Sparrow images

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Song Sparrow. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Northern Harrier ... MORE Northern Harrier images

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Northern Harrier. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Northern Harrier ... in flight ... MORE Northern Harrier images

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Northern Harrier. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Northern Harrier. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Northern Harrier. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Northern Harrier. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


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

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Red-tailed Hawk. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Red-tailed Hawk. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Red-tailed Hawk ... at sunset ... MORE Red-tailed Hawk images

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Red-tailed Hawk. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Red-tailed Hawk ... "Portrait" ... MORE Red-tailed Hawk images

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Red-tailed Hawk. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


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

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Rough-legged Hawk. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


American Kestrel ... MORE American Kestrel images

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American Kestrel, male. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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American Kestrel, male, in flight. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Cackling Geese ... MORE Cackling Geese images

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Cackling Geese. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Cackling Geese ... overhead ... MORE Cackling Geese images

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Cackling Geese. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Rest Lake ...  

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Rest Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Busy Rest Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Resting on Rest Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


Sunset across Rest Lake ...  

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Sunset across Rest Lake. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


The Moon ...  

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Full Moon. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Full Moon. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.
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Full Moon. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, November 23, 2007.


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