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November 2017

BIRD WALK
Every Wednesday 8:30 AM

November 8, 2017 @ 8:30 am - December 26, 2018 @ 10:30 am
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
Free

The Dungeness River Audubon Center Wednesdays, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Meet at the River Center to see and hear the birds of the Dungeness riparian forest.  Information from walks helps us understand the annual cycle of birds in Railroad Bridge Park. All ages and experience levels are welcome to attend. Good Birding and Good Company  

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October 2018

MEETING
“Understanding Shorebirds: The Miracle of Migration”

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
Free

October 17, 2018 OPAS Program at 7 p.m. Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 Hendrickson Road, Sequim WA "Understanding Shorebirds: The Miracle of Migration" Presented by Tim Boyer Tim Boyer How does a Sanderling that weighs an average of 2-ounces fly 3,000 miles from Alaska to Hawaii?  How does a Bar-tailed Godwit fly from Alaska to New Zealand in eight days without stopping?  Tim Boyer will discuss the epic migration of shorebirds, focusing on six of the 42 species of shorebirds…

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CLASS
“Focus On Series” Rodents

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
$5 - $10

“Focus On Series” Rodents October 20, 10 a.m. – Noon Presenter Ken Wiersema Delve into the lives of the most plentiful wild mammals that live on and share our Olympic Peninsula. From voles to beavers, many live unnoticed and close among us. $10 ($5 for members) For more info 360-681-4076

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FIELD TRIP
Gardiner Beach, Cat Lake Road, and Diamond Point

October 21 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Gardiner Beach Boat Launch
Free

Gardiner Beach, Cat Lake Road and Diamond Point  When: Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. Trip Leader: John Gatchet Meet at Gardiner Boat Ramp at 8:30 a.m.  We will cover land and water birds on this trip that will include viewing in my yard.  We will have a variety of species.  There will be a limited amount of walking on this trip. Further Information: Contact John Gatchet <jfgatchet@gmail.com> / 503 781-5043

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BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
Rare Bird: Pursuing the Mystery of the Marbled Murrelet

October 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
Free

Rare Bird: Pursuing the Mystery of the Marbled Murrelet  Author: Maria Ruth. 2013. 320 pp. Date and Time: Tuesday, October 23, 4-5:30 p.m. Where: Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 W Hendrickson Rd, Sequim Discussion Facilitator: Judith White Click here to read the book discussion questions. “Part naturalist detective story and part environmental inquiry, this book celebrates the fascinating world of an endangered seabird that depends on the contested old-growth forests of the Pacific Northwest for its survival. The author traces reports…

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November 2018

FIELD TRIP
Ediz Hook

November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Boat launch at CG Station on E end of Hook Port Angeles, WA United States
Free

Ediz Hook Date & Time: Saturday November 3rd, 12 noon to 2:30 pm Leader: Judy Mullally  Cost: Free Meeting place: In the area of the boat launch or restrooms at the end of Ediz Hook (just before the Coast Guard entry station) Features: Returning winter waterbirds and shorebirds of Port Angeles Harbor and the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Bring: Optics (scope if you have one), water, snacks, and appropriate clothing for the weather. Further information: Judy Mullally 360 452-5797 Common LoonPhoto by Dow Lambert

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SPECIAL EVENT
Birds and Beverages

November 13 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wind Rose Cellars, 143 W. Washington St
Sequim, 98382 United States
Free

Birds and Beverages Gathering When: November 13 Where: Wind Rose Cellars, 143 W. Washington St., Sequim Birds and Beverages is an informal gathering of birders of all abilities, organized by the Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society. If you’re interested in birds, you’re invited. You can meet other birders, ask where to find birds, share your favorite spots, ask bird feeding questions, share bird photography tips, discuss research you may be working on - the sky’s the limit. It’s low key and…

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FIELD TRIP
Robin Hill Park

November 18 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Robin Hill Park, 141 Dryke Rd
Sequim, WA 98382 United States
Free

Robin Hill Park  When: Sunday, November 18, 2018 Trip Leader: John Gatchet Meet at the park at 8:30 am. The park has a variety of habitats that allow for a diversity of species.  Plan to walk on the trails in the park.  Depending on the size of the group we may stop at Kitchen-Dick Road ponds. Further Information: Contact John Gatchet <jfgatchet@gmail.com> / 503 781-5043 Bewick's WrenPhoto by John Gatchet

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BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History

November 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
Free

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History Author: Susan Kolbert. 2014. 336 pp. When: November 27, 2018, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Discussion Facilitator: Bruce Fryxell “A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a powerful account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes. Over the last half a billion years, there have been five mass extinctions, when the diversity of life on earth suddenly and dramatically contracted. Scientists around…

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December 2018

BIRD COUNT
CBC Warm-up Sequim-Dungeness

December 3 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Railroad Bridge Park
Free

CBC Warm-up Sequim-Dungeness Date: Saturday December 3 Leader: Bob Boekelheide Cost: Free Meeting place: 8:30 a.m. at RR Bridge Park and 11 a.m. at Dungeness Landing Features: This is an out-and-about scouting for the upcoming SD-CBC . We’ll begin at the River Center at RR Bridge Park, then meet later at Dungeness Landing as the tide comes. We might finish off at 3 Crabs, depending on weather and people’s stamina, making sure all feathers are aligned, feeders are prepped, and…

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SPECIAL EVENT
Birds and Beverages

December 11 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wind Rose Cellars, 143 W. Washington St
Sequim, 98382 United States
Free

Birds and Beverages Gathering When: December 11, 2018 Where: Wind Rose Cellars, 143 W. Washington St., Sequim Birds and Beverages is an informal gathering of birders of all abilities, organized by the Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society. If you’re interested in birds, you’re invited. You can meet other birders, ask where to find birds, share your favorite spots, ask bird feeding questions, share bird photography tips, discuss research you may be working on – the sky’s the limit. It’s low key…

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BIRD COUNT
CBC Sequim-Dungeness

December 17
Assigned Area
Free

CBC Sequim-Dungeness Date: Saturday December 17 Cost: Free Leader: Bob Boekelheide Meeting place: Your meeting place is your specific count area of the CBC.  Features: Find birds, count birds, tally birds throughout the day, and then come to the River Center at dusk and share the post-count jubilation, as well as good food and good company as tales are told, species accounts are tallied, and laughter abounds. Further information: Contact Bob Boekelheide <bboek@olympus.net>/360 808-0196  

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BIRD ID WALK
Winter Birding for Beginners and Newcomers

December 21 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
Free

Winter Birding for Beginners and Newcomers Date and Time: Saturday, December 21, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Cost: Free Leader: Marie Grad Meeting Place: Outside the Dungeness River Audubon Center Features: Interested in the new birds coming to your area? Seen something you want to identify? Join local bird enthusiasts for a walk in the park. All levels welcome, bring binoculars if you have them (some may also be available to borrow).  Further Information: Contact Marie Grad <mlgrad53@gmail.com> 360 620-4035…

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