Sonoran Audubon Society

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SAS Field Trip – Cave Creek Regional Park & Program 8:30 am
SAS Field Trip – Cave Creek Regional Park & Program @ Cave Creek Regional Park
Dec 1 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
This habitat is dominated by Upper Sonoran vegetation. Species include Palo Verde, Velvet Mesquite, Creosote Bush and numerous cactus species, especially the Saguaro. Lack of water sources limit bird species. Expect to see 15-25 species. Specialties include Phainopepla, numerous woodpecker…
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SAS Field Trip – Gilbert Riparian Preserve 8:00 am
SAS Field Trip – Gilbert Riparian Preserve @ Gilbert Riparian Ponds
Dec 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
We will visit this well-known birding opportunity in the east Valley, wastewater treatment ponds that attract a variety of birds.  Walking the various trails and looking out at the water from numerous overlooks should let us see Long-billed Dowitcher, Green-winged Teal,…
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SAS Field Trip – Estrella Mountain Park & Program 8:00 am
SAS Field Trip – Estrella Mountain Park & Program @ Estrella Mountain Park
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am
Estrella Park is located along the Gila River and adjacent hills. The habitat is diverse, varying from desert scrub flood on the flood plain to riparian vegetation dominated by salt cedar (tamarisk species) and some Gooddings Willow. The park itself…
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SAS Field Trip – White Tank Mountains Park & Program 8:00 am
SAS Field Trip – White Tank Mountains Park & Program @ White Tank Mountains Park
Dec 15 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am
This habitat is dominated by Upper Sonoran vegetation. Species include Palo Verde, Ironwood, Creosote Bush, Jojoba and numerous cactus species, most notably the Teddy Bear Cholla, barrel cactus species, and the dominate Saguaro. Lack of water sources limit bird species.…
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