Sonoran Audubon Society

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SAS Field Trip – Arrowhead Ponds and Thunderbird Park NEW DATE 8:00 am
SAS Field Trip – Arrowhead Ponds and Thunderbird Park NEW DATE @ Arrowhead Ponds & Thunderbird Park
Dec 6 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
This is a trip to several ponds and lakes of the Arrowhead community of the Northwest Valley. We will meet at the bridge on Melinda Drive which is the last light before 59th Avenue begins to curve into Thunderbird Park.…
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SAS Field Trip – Cave Creek Regional Park & Program 8:00 am
SAS Field Trip – Cave Creek Regional Park & Program @ Cave Creek Regional Park
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 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 – Desert Botanical Garden 8:00 am
SAS Field Trip – Desert Botanical Garden @ Desert Botanical Garden
Dec 10 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
The DBG was voted as one of the ten most premier gardens in the U.S. and as botanical gardens go, its primary focus in on education, research, preservation and exhibition. We will meander through the many short trails discussing how…
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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 14 @ 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 21 @ 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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