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Spring bird hike planned May 12 in Harrison Hills Park

Shirley McMarlin
| Monday, April 30, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
Friends of Harrison Hills Park will host a spring bird hike on May 12 in the Natrona Heghts park. Here, an adult great horned owl watches over its nest in the park in a 2017 photo.
Courtesy of Steve Gosser
Friends of Harrison Hills Park will host a spring bird hike on May 12 in the Natrona Heghts park. Here, an adult great horned owl watches over its nest in the park in a 2017 photo.

A spring bird hike is planned for 8:30-10:30 a.m. May 12 in Harrison Hills Park in Natrona Heights, hosted by Friends of Harrison Hills Park.

Birder/photographer Steve Gosser and birder Mary Ann Thomas will lead the walk. Participants will learn about resident and migratory birds that can be found in the park, including warblers that pass through in early May on their northerly migration route.

Participants are encouraged to bring binoculars and to wear hiking boots or shoes.

Hikers should meet in the Watts Overlook parking lot. Park address is 5200 Freeport Road.

Reservations are requested at 724-224-4102 or friendsofharrisonhills@gmail.com.

Details: friendsofharrisonhills.org

Shirley McMarlin is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-836-5750, smcmarlin@tribweb.com or via Twitter @shirley_trib.

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