(No title)

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

January 2017
Free

BIRD WALK
Every Wednesday 8:30 AM

January 4 @ 8:30 am - December 27 @ 10:30 am
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
+ Google Map

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  

Find out more »
June 2017
Free

BIRD COUNT
Western Bluebird Climate Watch

June 1 - June 15

Audubon Western Bluebird Climate Watch Survey When: Thursday, June 1 to Thursday, June 15 Join the OPAS Western Bluebird Watch Program and National Audubon Climate Watch as a volunteer in the upcoming Climate Watch Survey Detail:  Volunteers are needed to conduct 5-minute surveys in 4-5 select tracts of Clallam County where the National Audubon Climate Change Model predicts an increase in Western Bluebird nesting by year 2020. Highest areas of prediction are the Miller Peninsula, Sequim, and areas around Port…

Find out more »
Free

MEETING
OPAS Conservation Committee Meeting: Invasive European Green Crab

June 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Conservation Committee Meeting When: Monday, June 5, 2017 at  1:00 p.m. Where: Dungeness River Audubon Center Invited speaker, Lorenz Sollmann (Photo: European Green Crab found at Dungeness Spit, Sequim, April 2017. Photo by Allen Pleus, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife)   OPAS members are invited to attend our Conservation Committee meeting and to hear Lorenz Sollmann, assistant manager at the Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge speak about the invasive European Green Crab and its impacts on…

Find out more »
$5

CLASS
Out of the Nest

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park, Railroad Bridge Park 2151 West Hendrickson Road Sequim, WA 98382
Sequim, 98382 United States
+ Google Map

Saturday, June 10, ‘Backyard Birding’ will meet at the Dungeness River Audubon Center/Railroad Bridge Park, 10 to noon. Ken Wiersema will discuss ‘Out of the Nest’.  Topics include adult bird roles in feeding and rearing young birds, changes in feeding needs, making your property less hazardous to young birds, and lifestyles of young birds at the most vulnerable time of their lives. Families and individuals are invited to attend any or all of these informal and fun sessions.  There is…

Find out more »
Free

MEETING
Gaining Global Perspective (OPAS potluck supper)

June 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park
Sequim, WA 98382
+ Google Map

OPAS Program for June "Gaining Global Perspective" Speaker: Jenna Ziogas, Dungeness River Audubon Center Education Coordinator, June 21, 2017, 6 p.m. Potluck Supper at the Dungeness River Audubon Center, 7 p.m. Membership Meeting begins. Jenna Ziogas and students Jenna Ziogas spent the past three summers traveling to Tanzania to lead conservation projects with high-school students from all over the world. Jenna will share stories of her adventures, including climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, animal sightings, meeting Jane Goodall,…

Find out more »
Free

FIELD TRIP
Carrie Blake Park

June 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Carrie Blake Park Date & Time: June 25, 9:00 a.m. – Noon Leader: Cindy Fullwiler Meeting place: Parking lot near Doggie Play Ground Features: Cindy Fullwiler will be leading this OPAS outing. Besides doing a walk-about for birds, Cindy will be toting along her photo arsenal, so you will have a chance to watch, look-see, and ask questions from a local Birder, who is also an outstanding photographer. This is an easy outing. Level ground with a chance to find…

Find out more »
July 2017
$5

CLASS
Gulls & Shorebirds

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dungeness River Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park, Railroad Bridge Park 2151 West Hendrickson Road Sequim, WA 98382
Sequim, 98382 United States
+ Google Map

For the ‘Backyard Birding’ topic on July 8, 2017, Bob Boekelheide will discuss ‘Gulls and Shorebirds.’ They’re not just seagulls, and they’re not just sandpipers.  Of the 20 species of gulls and 48 species of shorebirds that have been recorded in Clallam County, nearly all are migrants, nesting either in the Arctic or in the interior of North America.  Following nesting, they flock to the Salish Sea, where they fuel up in preparation for further flights to winter habitats.  Bob…

Find out more »
+ Export Events