Tucson Audubon Society: Southeast Arizona Birding Festival – Isabella Lee Natural Preserve Field Trip

Isabella Lee Natural Preserve, at the confluence of Agua Caliente and Tanque Verde wash in northeast Tucson, is a dry mesquite bosque providing year-round habitat for resident and migrant birds.

Summer hosts Lucy’s Warblers, Bell’s Vireos, and Ash-throated Flycatchers. One or two pairs of Blue Grosbeaks are also possible. Drive time to meeting location from festival venue is about 25 minutes, specific meeting instructions will be emailed beforehand. Limited to 10 participants.

  • 6:30am – 8:30am
  • $10/person + Festival Registration
  • Difficulty: Moderate (Two mile loop over level, but often soft, uneven and dusty terrain. No restrooms are available)


“Drive Yourself” field trips will meet on-site at birding locations and you will received detailed directions.



Part of the Southeast Arizona Birding Festival!

Proceeds from this event support Tucson Audubon’s work to protect birds and the places they live and your participation illustrates value of our region’s spectacular biodiversity. Together we can send an important message that Birders Mean Business – THANK YOU!

  • Audience: Adult
  • Genre: Field Sciences
  • Type: Expo/Festival, Field Trip/Outdoor Activity, Workshop


Aug 13 2022


6:30 am - 9:30 am



More Info

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Pima North STEM Hub


Isabella Lee Natural Preserve
9422 E. Wrightstown Rd., Tucson, AZ, 85715


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