28 Aug Wednesday Walk – Ball Ranch
Ball Ranch is on the San Joaquin River Parkway between Friant Rd and the San Joaquin River. Habitats include grasslands, oak woodlands, ponds, wetlands and riparian. Please meet at the River Center, 11605 Old Friant Road, Fresno CA 93730 at 7:45 am and we will carpool to Ball Ranch. We will drive part of the property and may walk about a mile but you may bird around the parking areas if you prefer. There are no restrooms on this property. We plan to finish by noon.
Lewis’s Woodpeckers have been observed on this property along with other woodpecker species. Hawks, eagles, ducks, herons, egrets, sparrow, wrens, thrushes, gulls, grebes and many more may be seen on this outing.
Checklist: binoculars, scope, field guide, snacks, lunch, water, sunscreen, hat, radios
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