From Napa-Solano Audubon Society

FieldTrip: Beginning Bird Walk at Newell Canyon Preserve

Field Trip: Beginning Bird Walk at Newell Canyon Preserve

Date: Saturday November 03, 2018

Time: 9:00 AM

Walks and workshops aimed at Beginning Birders are held twice a month on Saturdays. All workshops begin at 9 a.m., followed by bird walks from 9:30 a.m. until noon. Walks are appropriate for all ages (children must be accompanied by an adult). Please wear sturdy walking shoes or boots, and bring water and binoculars if you have them. Layers and a strong insect repellent are recommended. (NSAS Event)


Leader: Crystal DeMarco

Description: What are the most common birds of the oak woodlands of Napa County? Which birds have the highest dependence on coastal oak woodlands for survival and reproduction? Learn how to properly plant an acorn and grow a native oak tree of your own!

With views of thickly forested oak woodlands, this hike is a prime location for investigating this habitat. The workshop will last from 9:00 to 9:30 a.m., followed by a walk through the preserve. There is a moderate up-hill grade to the Eucalyptus grove.

Directions: From Vallejo, take the 29 North to American Canyon. Turn right, going east, onto Donaldson Way East. Drive approximately one mile to the end, make a left at Newell Drive. The parking lot will be on the right. Parking is Free. Bathroom is available at the parking lot.

Coordinator: Crystal DeMarco at

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