Nearest Town: Cambridge
Site Size: 350 acres
Directions: From Cambridge, US 95 N; pass Alpine in ~5 mi; R (S) on W Indian Valley Rd; continue until pavement ends; at fork, R (W) on Ben Ross Rd; follow to reservoir.
Description: Spring is the best time to bird the road to the reservoir. Breeding Greater Sage-Grouse, Long-billed Curlew, and Short-eared Owl can be seen as well as Swainson’s and Ferruginous Hawks, Burrowing Owl and Grasshopper Sparrow. During migration, a variety of waterfowl can be found at Ben Ross including goldeneye, swan, and Snow Goose, as well as a variety of waterbirds.
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