Current Field Trips

For information or questions about field trips,
Email Ken Chamberlain, OBA Field Trip Chair

Brownsmead Area (Clatsop County)
Saturday, March 18

Trip Leader: Mike Patterson

Saturday, March 18.
8:00 am to 1:00 pm, depending on birding.

We will visit a variety of locations in the general Brownsmead area. Possible other birding sites include Twilight Eagle Sanctuary, Svenson Bridge, and Big Creek Fish Hatchery. We will meet at the Colombia River Maritime Museum parking lot at 1792 Marine Dr. in Astoria.

Birds and Site Conditions
Wintering Lower Columbia birds, waterfowl, raptors, sparrows, etc.

Birding will be generally vehicle-based. Carpooling is encouraged for travel to the site. The number of vehicles will be kept to a minimum while out birding. Please be prepared to share your vehicle or ride with others.

How to Register
The trip is limited to 12 Oregon Birding Association members. (To join OBA, click here.)

Registration is required. Register here.

Please contact Ken with questions or comments regarding this trip. Email is and phone is (503) 819-3335.

Past Trip Summaries