The 9th Annual Port Susan Birding & Snow Goose Festival will be held:

February 22 & 23, 2014

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To download maps, lists and other items that you can use for planning your Festival outings please visit our Downloads page.

Port Susan Snow Goose & Birding Festival

The 9th Annual Festival - February 22 & 23, 2014


Port Susan Snow Goose & Birding Festival
> Birding Tips - Hints - Ideas

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Local Birding Areas:
Discover where the local birders go for some of the best and most diverse birding in
the Puget Sound area.
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Local Parks:
Local parks in the Stanwood-Camano Island area are great birding spots with easy
access. The Stanwood and Camano Island area is home to several state and county
parks.
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What to Bring:
Over the years we have watched and listened to Festival attendees as well as to other
local and visiting birders. Here is a list of suggested items you may want to bring to make
your birding more enjoyable.
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My Bird List:
What birds might you see? This is a comprehensive list of the birds you may see in the
Stanwood/Camano Island area. There is also a downloadable/printable version so you can
take it in the field with you.
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About Snow Geese:
Learn about the Snow Geese that visit us each year. Where they come from and where
they go in the off season.
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Farming and Snow Geese:
Farms and open space provide a critical habitat for wintering Snow Geese and Swans.
The unobstructed visibility in farm fields offers flocks protection from stalking animals such
as dogs and coyotes. Some of the best viewing of large flocks of geese can be seen in local
fields. But remember you are in the farmers backyard.
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Birding Festivals:
Hopefully, you have attended our Festival and had a memorable time. Here is a list of other
birdingfestivals in Washington and the surrounding states that you may want to attend.
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Birding Sites:
A constantly growing list of birding and related web sites. Learn More
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Birding Tech:
Unleash your inner Geek Birder!!! Learn More
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Festival Weather:
Don’t get caught off guard or surprised with local weather during your Festival outings or
other visits to the Stanwood/Camano Island area for a day of birding.
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Festival Notes: