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3rd Saturday–Bird Walk at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area

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Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area

3rd Saturday of the month (no walks in July or August)

Time: 8:00 a.m. – noon

Leaders: Eric and Ann Brooks, Eleanor Osgood

This trip covers landscaped parkland, a man-made lake and natural coastal scrub habitats within the Baldwin Hills.  We are likely to see many of the resident birds such as Black Phoebe and Cassin's  Kingbird, California and Spotted Towhee, Song Sparrow,Red-tailed Hawk, Cooper’s Hawk.  We will also look for wintering birds such as Merlin, Rufous-crowned, White-crowned, Golden-crowned and Fox Sparrow, Western Meadowlarks, Ring-billed Ducks and American Wigeons among others. 

 

The park entrance is off of La Cienega Blvd. between Rodeo Rd. and Stocker St.   After passing the entrance kiosk ($6.00 parking fee) turn left (leading to the “Olympic Forest”) and park in the first available spaces. (4100 S. La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles 90056)  Binoculars provided.