UPCOMING EVENTS

Dale and Elva Paulson – program and field trip in January!

Save the Dates:  January 23 and January 25, 2020 Dale and Elva Paulson will present a digital image show tentatively titled “Nature’s Marvelous Wildlife” on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm in the Ford Room of the Roseburg Public Library.  More information about the show will be available closer to the date of the presentation.   Dale and Elva are naturalists with an interest in wildlife and nature that began in early childhood.  Dale is a serious photographer and retired U.S. Forest Service soil scientist.  Elva is an accomplished wildlife artist.  The couple have been photographing wildlife since 1971 and presenting wildlife related shows involving...

UVAS program – “Carnivores & More” – November 20th

Time: 7:00 PM Location: Roseburg Public Library, Ford Room "Carnivores & More: Remote Camera Surveys in the Umpqua Valley" Presenter:  Rex McGraw, District Wildlife Biologist, BLM - Roseburg District. The Carnivores and More presentation will provide a general overview of species captured on camera within the Umpqua Basin since 2016, highlighting the most photographed mammals and birds within conifer and oak woodland habitats.  Rex McGraw holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Science degree in wildlife biology from the University of Montana: Missoula.  Rex has been a wildlife biologist for 21 years with the Roseburg BLM and has worked with a variety of PNW fauna, including...

Christmas Bird Count – Saturday, December 21st

Hi Folks, The season is approaching! This year's Roseburg-Sutherlin Christmas Bird Count will be Saturday, December 21st. Put it on your calendar and plan on counting birds with some friends that day and having some good soup or chili at the end of the day. More details to follow. To read about and see photos from past Christmas Bird Counts in our area, find those here: http://mghwildlife.com/cbcs/ Please email, text, or call me to sign up. If you want to choose a preferred area, check out the map linked on the following website. If you want to just go with someone more experienced, let me know that too! http://umpquabirds.org/cbc/ Put it on your calendar! No excuses! If you feel like you...

Winter Wings Festival 2020

2020 Featured Bird – Barrow’s Goldeneye Dates: Thursday, February 13, 2020 through Sunday, February 16, 2020 Host site: Oregon Institute of Technology (Oregon Tech), 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, Oregon, 97601 Website: www.WinterWingsFest.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/winterwingsfest/  Registration: Opens Dec. 7th 9 am PST For information call 877-541-BIRD (2473) or email to info@winterwingsfest.org Winter birds at their finest! Winter Wings brings together birders and photographers of all stripes to learn and explore with top notch professionals and enthusiastic local guides. The Klamath Basin is renowned for its massive wintering population of Bald Eagles, but is...

Next Regular Board Meeting – Monday, November 18th (moved from the 20th)

Board Meetings are regularly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month—skipping December, June & July. Meetings begin at 5 pm and are held at various locations. For more details, to confirm meeting location, or to get something on the agenda, contact Diana Wales at dwales215@gmail.com.

The Umpqua Valley Audubon Society

welcomes birders and nature enthusiasts to occasional field trips, programs, birding classes and other activities that encourage enjoyment, appreciation and protection of the beautiful valleys of the Umpqua.

Umpqua Valley Audubon Society is a chapter of the National Audubon Society serving central and coastal Douglas County, Oregon. For 100 years, Audubon has protected birds, wildlife and their habitats for the benefit of all life. Among National Audubon’s priorities are: saving the most important places for birds; combating climate change and mitigating its impacts; building bird-friendly communities and cities; protecting our seas and shores; and collaborating with foresters, rangers, farmers, and other landowners to make working lands work for birds.

Connecting people with nature to inspire protection of our natural world

PO Box 381, Roseburg, Oregon 97470 - info@umpquaaudubon.org