Columbia Basin Migrant Traps

When: September 26, 2021 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Starting at Bassett Park, Washtucna, Wa

Trip Title: Columbia Basin Migrant Traps Trip Leader: RJ Baltierra Contact me at Richard.baltierra@outlook.com with questions or to sign up. Day before or day of the trip call my cell at 509-540-5084 Date: Sunday September 26, 2021 Meeting time & place: Meet at 7 am at Bassett Park, Washtucna. Max…

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Jack Nisbet on “The Last Wild Condors in the PNW”

When: October 4, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Online only

WOS’s monthly meetings resume October 4, 2021 with an online presentation by author, naturalist and teach Jack Nisbet on “The Last Wild Condors in the Pacific Northwest.” His presentation will explore written and oral records of wild California condors in the Columbia River drainage, with particular attention to late 19th…

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Puget Sound Bird Fest

When: September 11, 2021 – September 12, 2021 all-day
Where: Edmonds, Washington

Celebrated Local Author and Naturalist to Kick off Puget Sound Bird Fest 17th annual Keynote presentation offers a rare look at a rare bird (Edmonds – WA) Award-winning author Maria Mudd Ruth has been selected as the 2021 Keynote presenter for the 17 th annual Puget Sound Bird Fest taking…

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POSTPONED: South end of Lake Coeur d’Alene, Benewah County, Idaho

When: June 26, 2021 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Meet at Heyburn State Park HQ, East of Plummer, ID

POSTPONED: South end of Lake Coeur d’Alene, Benewah County, Idaho Trip Leader: Charles Swift Meet: 7:00 AM, Heyburn State Park Headquarters east of Plummer, Idaho NOTE: This trip has been postponed, likely until September. Contact Charles Swift at chaetura@gmail.com or 208-301-8173 if you are interested. We will cover Heyburn State…

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Member Photo Night

When: June 7, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Online only

The next Monthly Meeting, on June 7, will feature photos taken by WOS members. Elaine Chuang is organizing this virtual presentation.

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Little Pend Oreille NWR with David Kreft

When: June 26, 2021 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge, 1310 Bear Creek Rd, Colville, WA 99114

Saturday, June 26th Little Pend Oreille NWR Leader: David Kreft Limit: 15 people. JUNE 14 NOTE from Dave: The June 26th WOS Field Trip still has 8 openings. Any spots not spoken for by June 20th by WOS members will be offered to local birders I know on a first…

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FULL: Southern Pend Oreille County with Jon Isacoff

When: June 5, 2021 @ 6:00 am – 4:00 pm

Meet at Yokes Parking lot in Mead, Washington at 6 am. Trip is limited to 12 vaccinated participants and is now full. From Mead, we will drive approximately 45 minutes to famous Calispell Lake, the top eBird hotspot in Northeastern WA. This shallow lake is encircled by 10 miles of…

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McNary NWR and Nearby Areas with Mike Denny

When: May 8, 2021 @ 7:00 am

COVID protections: Come and tour in your own cars unless everyone is vaccinated and agrees to carpool. Wear masks when near others. No mask required when outside and at least 8 feet apart. We would spend the day on McNary National Wildlife Refuge, the Walla Walla River Delta, the Peninsula…

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Five Decades of Counting Seabirds and Marine Mammals off Westport, with Bill Tweit, WDFW, and Cara Borre, Westport Seabirds Spotter.

When: May 3, 2021 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Online only

Five Decades of Counting Seabirds and Marine Mammals off Westport, with Video Representation of Two Pelagic Trips. This month we will have two presenters: Bill Tweit, who has been counting seabirds and mammals off Westport since the early 1970s, and Cara Borre, a spotter on pelagic trips off Westport for…

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FULL: Yakima County with Scott Downes

When: May 15, 2021 @ 6:00 am – May 16, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Yakima County Weekend. May 15-16. The birding will start on Saturday at White Pass and we’ll spend the rest of Saturday covering the varied habitats of the east slope of The Cascades where an amazing variety of birds, including up to 10 species of woodpecker can be encountered! We’ll finish…

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