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

Field trip: Introduction to the Natural World Course

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

We will explore the Wolf Creek Nature Trail, a bit of wildness in Seattle.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 10.0
  • Elevation Gain: 50 ft

5:30 PM in North Parking lot in Discovery park near entrance to Wolf Creek Nature Trail

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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