Field Trip 1 - Seattle Naturalists Intro Natural World Course

Field trip: Introduction to the Natural World Course

Field Trip 1 - Seattle Naturalists Intro Natural World Course - Discovery Park

Field identification of trees, shrubs, wildflowers, mosses lichens

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 1.0

Meet at 5:30 PM at the entrance to the Wolf Tree Nature Trail. The trail is near the North Parking Lot (near Daybreak Star Center). The trail begins a short walk from the northwest corner of the parking lot.

This field trip will last two to three hours and will give you the chance to practice using your field guide to identify birds, flowers and ferns as well as other plants and animals of the Coastal Forest Life Zone. After this field trip you may identify these species and more:

1. Artist’s Conk
2. Common Sword Fern
3. Cascade Oregon-Grape
4. Salmonberry
5. Skunk Cabbage
6. Western Bleeding Heart
7. Deer Fern



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Required Equipment

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Dress appropriately for the weather. The trail can be somewhat muddy.

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