Join the traditional New Year's Day field trip, this year to Lord Hill Lookout at Beaver Pond near Monroe. Lichens, liverworts, winter twigs and seed pods will probably be available for our study. Optional lunch afterwards at Tijuana Restaurant in Monroe. Meet at Bothell Park and Ride (SR 522 and Kaysner Way) at 9:30. For more information or to sign up, contact Dan Paquette at or 425-420-7378.