Roseburg Swift Watch 2020 Cancelled!

With regret, we announce that Umpqua Valley Audubon Society will not be hosting a Fall Swift Watch this year, on the recommendation both of City of Roseburg Parks & Recreation and National Audubon Society.  This has become a Roseburg fall tradition, with art...

May 5, 2019 Bird Listening Event Report

A little over 30 people listened intently to bird sounds from Diana Wales’s back deck as Matt Hunter wrote down the species we were hearing. After about 5-10 minutes, Matt began pointing out the more noticeable birds that all could hear. After about 30 minutes...

2019 Raptor Run – Feb 9

Dale and I were sure Saturday’s weather would cancel our annual Raptor Run, but so many hardy souls turned up full of energy we decided to give it a try.  I think we had 11 people, maybe more.  I never did pull out my clip board to get people’s names because...