Beggar’s Tick Wetland

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From I-205 south of Powell Blvd., take Foster Road east for 0.8 miles to SE 111 Street. Turn left (north) and go 0.2 miles to the refuge on your left. You can park at the corner of Springwater and 111th or continue north a bit and park along 111th.


Habitat and Birds

There is a very nice wetland at the north end of this refuge. This region is under-birded. If you have visit here, be sure to report your findings so we can find out more about the birds here.  As of this writing, 97 different species have been found here  including Cinnamon Teal, Green-winged Teal, Wood Duck, Pied-billed Grebe, Bewick’s Wren, Golden-crowned Sparrow, Yellow-rumped Warbler, and Lesser Goldfinch.