Springtime if when birds at Tule Ponds start
to make nests and produce eggs for the next
generation. Tule Ponds has about 100 different
species of birds that live or visit during the
year. Tule Ponds is alive with birds
during the spring. Students had to
describe 5 different birds and earned prizes for
each type of bird they identified.
Approximately 300 people came to see Tule Ponds
at Tyson Lagoon.
only did families learn about the birds, but
they also learned about the habitat provided by
this unique wetlands.
The classroom had displays on butterflies
and moths that were in various stages.
There were puzzles for the little ones
and headbands, so children could become a
different type of bird.
Parents were pleased by the array of
activities and appreciated this type of format.
Some families even had a picnic in
Most families stayed an average of 2
hours to enjoy a pleasant day at Tule Ponds.