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Ridgefield Refuge BirdFest, WA

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Join the Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge and the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, WA, on October 13 - 14 to celebrate the coming of fall and the wildlife that winter there. The BirdFest is an opportunity to enjoy the sights and sounds of fall migration and bluegrass music throughout Ridgefield.

Learn about bald eagles from experts. Reserve a spot on a tour to view sandhill cranes in flight. Kayak on a guided paddle tour. Shop at a birders marketplace. Visit an authentic replica of a plankhouse and see demonstrations of Native American life. Sample salmon at a traditional salmon bake. Watch your children have fun for free while learning about nature at the craft stations, storytelling tent, raptor shows and Audubon children's bird walks.

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Last updated: October 28, 2010