Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge - Siskiyou County, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 41° 59.782 W 121° 42.829
10T E 606525 N 4650172
Quick Description: This birdwatching area is part of a wildlife overlook off a short trail within the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 1/1/2015 8:09:34 PM
Waymark Code: WMN60K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged
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Long Description:
Located within the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge is a parking area that contains a couple of kiosks with informative placards as well as a scenic overlook on a boardwalk just off a short trail. This overlook contains three placards that highlight the flora and fauna found here as well as binoculars for visitors to possibly view the variety of birdlife closeup. The variety of birds found within this refuge include the White-face Ibis, Cinnamon Teal, Black-necked Stilts, Bald Eagles, Bullock's Oriole, White Pelicans and Yellow-headed Blackbird.

Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge has the distinction of being the first waterfowl refuge in the United States, being enacted by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1909.
Park Name: Lower klamath National Wildlife Refuge

Sponsoring Organization: U,.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Handicap Accessible?: Yes

Website: [Web Link]

List any Hides, Birding Towers, or other structures to assist in Birdwatching found at the location:
Free binoculars


Parking Coordinates: N 41° 59.733 W 121° 42.724

Entrance Fee: Not Listed

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