Field Trip: Sunrise Bird Walk at Il Fiorello - POSTPONED

Date: Sunday March 26, 2017

Time: 7:00 AM

Due to the recent rain and muddy conditions, this field trip has been postponed until April 30. Please notify Jane Hicks at to reschedule or sign up for this trip on April 30. (NSAS Event)


Leader: Jane Hicks and Sue Johnson

Description: There is an $8 charge for the walk which includes Il Fiorello’s seasonal scones, coffee service, and infused water served in the shady portico after the walk. We will divide up into two groups and walk the perimeter of the property, through the groves, and along the irrigation canal for approximately two hours. Over fifty species of birds have been seen on the property, including bald and golden eagles and many other species of raptors, water birds, passerines, and owls.

Space is limited to 20 participants, and reservations are required. Contact Jane Hicks at or 707-553-8901 by Saturday, March 11, 2017 to reserve your space. Driving directions will be provided upon registration.

Bring: Sturdy walking shoes, sun protection, water, binoculars, and $8 fee for the event.

Il Fiorello’s shop will be open after the walk, so bring cash or credit card if you would like to purchase their milled-onsite local olive oils, balsamic vinegars, and other items.

Please note: This is a working farm and commercial food facility. The terrain is uneven and may have animal holes. Due to commercial food licensing requirements, no outside food may be brought into the property due to food safety concerns.

Directions: 2625 Mankas Corner Rd, Fairfield, CA

submitted on February 18, 2017, at 02:38 AM PST

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