UPCOMING EVENTS

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...

DIAMOND LAKE BOAT TRIP: SATURDAY OCTOBER 12

DIAMOND LAKE BOAT TRIP: SATURDAY OCTOBER 12 Come join a small group for a fun all-day cruise around Diamond Lake, stopping at concentrations of waterfowl as well as several terrestrial locations for restroom stops and land and marsh birding.  This date was chosen for the typical influx of large numbers of waterfowl before the lake freezes over. Here are some photos and bird lists from two previous trips: Nov 2, 2014-photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/matthewghunter/sets/72157649122695315, bird list and photos: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S20432121. Oct 18, 2015-photos https://www.flickr.com/photos/matthewghunter/albums/72157660014884236,bird list and photos:...

Next Regular Board Meeting – October 14 (MONDAY!)

Note: The October board meeting is being moved from October 16 to Monday, October 14. 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