Enjoy birding trip to Vega Reservoir

Vega Reservoir attracts anglers and also many species of migrating waterfowl

Bundle up this Saturday and join the Grand Valley Audubon Society on its annual trip to Vega State Park.

Vega Reservoir sits at 8,000 feet and attracts not only many anglers but also many species of migrating waterfowl.

Most years birders spot nearly 50 species with more possible.

The day starts at 8 a.m. and is set to conclude by mid-afternoon.

Stick around if you wish to watch the sun set and the full moon rise.

WHAT: Grand Valley Audubon Society birding field trip to Vega State Park.

WHERE: Vega State Park is about 13 miles east of Collbran. Each vehicle must show an annual pass or day pass ($6).

WHEN: Meet at Palisade High School at 8 a.m. Trip should end by mid-afternoon.

HOW: Contact Jim Liewer, 243-7020, or e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Participants should bring lunch, water, jacket and binoculars or spotting scopes.


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