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 - Carkeek Park

Local Parks

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

Meet at 9:30AM at the Visitor Center near the entrance of the Park.

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



Route/Place
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Guide book

Be prepared for wet or muddy conditions.

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