Year of the Bird – September

Three Ways You Can Help Migrating Birds This Fall It’s fall migration time in Douglas County.  From Vaux Swifts to Great Egrets, the Umpqua Basin serves as a stopping point for many bird species making their way south, but these migrants face myriad man-made...
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In 2018, we mark the centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, the most powerful and important bird-protection law ever passed. In honor of this milestone, nature lovers around the world are joining forces to celebrate the “Year of the Bird” and commit to protecting birds today and for the next hundred years.

In honor of this milestone, Umpqua Valley Audubon Society is joining nature lovers around the world to celebrate the “Year of the Bird” and commit to protecting birds today and for the next hundred years.  Throughout the year, UVAS will occasionally send you one simple action you can take to make a difference for birds and for the planet.  If you’d like to receive more frequent action alerts from National Audubon, just click here to Sign the Pledge.

IF YOU TAKE CARE OF BIRDS, YOU TAKE CARE OF MOST OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS IN THE WORLD.

Thomas Lovejoy, Biologist and Godfather of Biodiversity