First Sunday Drive - February 2021: National Wildlife Refuge

Sunday, February 7, 2021 -
9:30am to 12:15pm
Starbucks
401 Pioneer Avenue, Suite A
Woodland
California
95776
David Michael
415-939-9000

The first Sunday drive for February 2021 will be led by MBCA Sacramento Vice President Chris Barker.  We'll be meeting at the Starbucks in Woodland, California at 9:30 a.m., with departure at 10:00 a.m.  The drive will takes us to the National Wildlife Regue to see the bird migration.

It will be a 1.5 hour drive.  

            Coordinates

39°25′48″N 122°11′10″W

We will arrive at the NWR Visitor Area at 11:30 a.m.

https://www.fws.gov/refuge/sacramento/

https://www.fws.gov/refuge/Sacramento/visit/plan_your_visit.html

11:45                           6 mile “on your own” drive - 30-45 minutes

                                    Key rule: get out of car only in designated areas to avoid startling the  birds

12:30 pm                     Re-group at visitor center.  

Essential equipment:  Binoculars, camera, sunscreen.

6 mile Automobile Tour Brochure:

https://www.fws.gov/uploadedFiles/Region_8/NWRS/Zone_1/Sacramento_Complex/Sacramento/Uploaded_Files/Maps_and_Brochures/Visitor_Services/Refuge_VS_Brochures/SacNWR%20Visitor%20Area%202014%20leaflet.pdf