The Pygmy Owl - June 2019

The Pygmy Owl - June 2019

Program: Seattle’s Adaptable Urban Cooper’s Hawks presented by Ed Deal

Keeping Your Birdbath Clean from an Audubon newsletter

Membership Report by Dave Plemons

Field Notes Compiled by Jonathan Isacoff

Black Terns by Mary Jokela

Spokane Audubon Society Field Trips - General Information by Alan McCoy

Lessons about Seattle from the Cooper’s Hawk by Kelly Brenner

2019 Field Trips at a Glance (check the website’s Upcoming Events for more details)

The Pygmy Owl - May 2019

The Pygmy Owl - May 2019

Program: Seattle’s Adaptable Urban Cooper’s Hawks presented by Ed Deal

Keeping Your Birdbath Clean from an Audubon newsletter

Membership Report by Dave Plemons

Field Notes Compiled by Jonathan Isacoff

Black Terns by Mary Jokela

Spokane Audubon Society Field Trips - General Information by Alan McCoy

Lessons about Seattle from the Cooper’s Hawk by Kelly Brenner

2019 Field Trips at a Glance (check the website’s Upcoming Events for more details)

The Pygmy Owl - April 2019

The Pygmy Owl - April 2019

Program: Past, Present and Future of the Spokane River, by Maddie Hueske and Casey Harder

Membership Report, by Dave Plemons

Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff

Gangsters of the Bird World, by Lisa Langelier

Our New Website is Live, by Alan McCoy

Need Help with Spring Cleaning?

Return of the Wood Frog

Nest Boxes and Native Plants

Dungeness River Audubon Center: An Invitation to help “Inspire Wonder”

Announcing: Spokane Audubon Society elections

The Pygmy Owl - March 2019

Program: Purple Martin Recovery in SW Washington by Cindy McCormack

Membership Report by Dave Plemons

Yellow-shafted Northern Flicker, by Joanne Powell

Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff

Northern Flicker by Lindell Haggin

Why Native Plants are Better for Birds and People, by Marina Richie

Deference, by Mary Jokela

House Bill 1211 and Senate Bill 5116, Audubon Washington

Chickadee Antics, by Kristin Warren.

The Pygmy Owl - December 2018

Program: Touring Chile presented by Mike McFadden; Holiday Gift Giving; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Make Your Own Suet by Avery Cullinan; Winter Wings Festival; Rough-legged Hawk  by Lisa Langelier; New Smithsonian Study Links Declines in Suburban Backyard Birds to Presence of Non-native Plants Submitted by Alan McCoy; Christmas Bird Count by Alan McCoy.

The Pygmy Owl - November 2018

Program: Elegance and Wonder: The Trumpeter Swans of Turnbull NWR presented by Carlene Hardt; Holiday Gift Giving; Winterfest at Turnbull NWR; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Duck Stamps; Our Website is Changing by Alan McCoy; Merlin by Joyce Alonso; Balance of Avian Power in the Neighborhood by Joyce Alonso; Spokane Audubon Board Notes;Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Snow Goose Festival.

The Pygmy Owl - October 2018

Program: Fire Ecology of Inland NW Forests presented by Art Zack; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Pygmy Owl Preference by Mary Jokela; Field Notes by Jon Isacoff; The Wings of a Turkey Vulture by Kim Thorburn; White-crowned Sparrow by Jan Reynolds; Lincoln’s Sparrow by Tom Bancroft; Celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week; Fall Activities at Turnbull NWR; Spokane Audubon T-shirts.

The Pygmy Owl - September 2018

Program: Toxics in the Spokane River by Lee First; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Toxic Talks and Tours; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Hawk Fest 2018; Spokane Audubon Calendars; Robin Nests - Here, There, Everywhere; Best Birds of the Summer by Joyce Alonso; The Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse is Up-listed by Kim Thorburn; Bluebirds Back Home - Nesting 2018 by Alan McCoy; Upcoming Field Trips; Field Trip Leaders Needed.

The Pygmy Owl - June 2018

Program: Northern Saw-Whet Owl by Marlene Cashen; SAS Summer Retreat; Spokane Audubon T-shirts for Sale; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Results of the Big Day/Big Sit Contest - 2018; Website Helps Prevent Communications Tower Collisions by American Bird Conservancy (Spring 2018); Wanted Alive: Field Trip Leaders by Alan McCoy; Egg by Mary Jokela; Upcoming Field Trips

The Pygmy Owl - May 2018

Program: Birding and Travels in Ethiopia by Ron Force; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Birds Under Threat; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Wenas Audubon Campout; Mission: Equip Hutton Settlement Students to See Birds by Joyce Alonso; 2019 Spokane Audubon Calendar Photograph Contest Guidelines; Turnbull NWR/Cheney Mayfest; American Kestrel by Lisa Langelier; Upcoming Field Trips

The Pygmy Owl - April 2018

Program: Wild-eyed and Bushy Taled by Lisa Langelier; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Sagebrush Songbird Survey by Lindell Haggin; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Wenas Audubon Campout; Big Day/Big Sit April 21-28; 2019 Spokane Audubon Calendar Photograph Contest Guidelines; Turnbull NWR/Cheney Mayfest May 12, 2018; Reardan's Audubon Lake - A Rich Refuge for Birds by Catherine Henze; Slurping by Tom Bancroft; Sage Thrasher by Lindell Haggin; Upcoming Field Trips

The Pygmy Owl - March 2018

Program: Life and Times at the Outdoor Learning Center’s Raptor Sanctuary by Carmen Yount; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Sagebrush Songbird Survey Training by Lindell Haggin; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Lewiston-Clarkston Valley Field Trip Report by Alan McCoy; Big Day/Big Sit Announcement; Say's Phoebe by Kim Thorburn; Spiva Butte Shrub-Steppe by Lindell Haggin; Upcoming Field Trips.

The Pygmy Owl - December 2017

Program: A Comparison of 2 years of CBC Data 50 Years Apart, 1966 and 2016 with Gary Blevins; Holiday Gift Giving (at the December meeting); Snow Goose Festival January 2018; Field Notes, by Jon Isacoff; Single Parenting and Black-chinned Hummingbirds by Lisa Langelier; SAS Programs 2017-2018; And It Rained Most of the Day by Gary Blevins; American Coot by Lindell Haggin; Upcoming Field Trips; Membership Report by Dave Plemons.

The Pygmy Owl - November 2017

Program: Woodpeckers of the Little Pend Oreille with Mike Munts; Membership Report by Dave Plemons; Holiday Gift Giving (at the December meeting); To Help Birds this Winter, Go Easy on Fall Yard Work by Andy McGlashen; Duck Stamps for Sale - contact Alan McCoy; SAS Programs; Snowy Owl and Coot in Downtown Spokane by Ed and Jan Reynolds; WOS Conference Report by Buck Domitrovich; Birding by Auduboners; Caqu's Covey-Flock by Kim Thorburn; Upcoming Field Trips; 2018 Field Trip Planning Meeting.