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December 2018

Bird Walk at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

December 19 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 100 Brown Farm Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
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Join Phil Kelley to see the birds and other wildlife who inhabit the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.  When winter settles in at the Refuge, waterfowl of all kinds come to spend the season, visit, feed, and rest.  All too soon another spring will roll around and many of these overwintering waterfowl will…

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Birding Eagle’s Pride Golf Course

December 20 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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Eagle’s Pride Golf Course, Exit 116 (Mounts Road) WA United States + Google Map

During the summer, Eagle Pride Golf Course’s ponds, thick, diverse habitat, and location only one-half mile from Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge make it a great place to spot many bird species, especially in these busiest months of the birding year. Five swallow species abound and nest at the course, for example, and over 70 species…

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Bird Walk at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

December 26 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 100 Brown Farm Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
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Join Phil Kelley to see the birds and other wildlife who inhabit the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.  When winter settles in at the Refuge, waterfowl of all kinds come to spend the season, visit, feed, and rest.  All too soon another spring will roll around and many of these overwintering waterfowl will…

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Downtown Ducks

December 29 @ 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Marathon Park, Deschutes Parkway
Olympia, WA United States
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Capital Lake is always wonderful in the winter, typically rich in waterfowl, especially a great variety of ducks.  And we often find some unusual species to make the experience even more special. We emphasize helping people with less experience in birding as they learn to identify categories of birds, and we concentrate on water birds…

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Shelton Birds & Brew

December 29 @ 5:00 pm-7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day 29 of the month, repeating until March 27, 2019

El Sarape Cantina, 318 W Railroad Avenue
Shelton, 98584 United States
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NEW VENUE!!  El Sarape Cantina.  Meet other birders from Mason County or those who happen to be in the area. Discuss good places to bird and the interesting birds you have sighted recently. Have a beverage and or a bite to eat with us. Come ready to share where and why you go birding in…

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January 2019

Bird Walk at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

January 2, 2019 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 100 Brown Farm Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
+ Google Map

Join Phil Kelley to see the birds and other wildlife who inhabit the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.  When winter settles in at the Refuge, waterfowl of all kinds come to spend the season, visit, feed, and rest.  All too soon another spring will roll around and many of these overwintering waterfowl will…

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Skagit Eagle Festival

January 5, 2019-January 26, 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, repeating until January 26, 2019

Concrete Chamber, 45770 Main Street
Concrete, WA 98237 United States
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The Skagit Eagle Festival is a month-long celebration during eagle-watching season in eastern Skagit County. Activities take place in Concrete, Rockport and Marblemount every full weekend in January. Find out more »

Birding and Breakfast – Capitol Lake (Marathon Park)/Jennifer DeSelle

January 5, 2019 @ 8:00 am-10:00 am
Marathon Park, Deschutes Parkway
Olympia, WA United States
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Meet at Capitol Lake's Marathon Park at 8:00 a.m. and breakfast at a Traditions restaurant after birding. Want to get a head start on your weekend? Join us for Birding and Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month (except 8:00 a.m. November through February). Bird with us, then enjoy breakfast at a local restaurant. Beginning…

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Skagit Eagle Festival

January 6, 2019-January 27, 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, repeating until January 26, 2019

Concrete Chamber, 45770 Main Street
Concrete, WA 98237 United States
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The Skagit Eagle Festival is a month-long celebration during eagle-watching season in eastern Skagit County. Activities take place in Concrete, Rockport and Marblemount every full weekend in January. Find out more »

Bird Walk at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

January 9, 2019 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 100 Brown Farm Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
+ Google Map

Join Phil Kelley to see the birds and other wildlife who inhabit the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.  When winter settles in at the Refuge, waterfowl of all kinds come to spend the season, visit, feed, and rest.  All too soon another spring will roll around and many of these overwintering waterfowl will…

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Understanding Shorebirds, the Miracle of Migration – Tim Boyer

January 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Temple Beth Hatfiloh, 201 8th Avenue SE
Olympia, WA 98501 United States
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Come join us for an evening of enjoyment with Tim Boyer, an award winning nature photographer. His images have been published in many bird and nature magazines. He is a full-time photographer and a graduate of Seattle Audubon’s Master Birder Program. He enjoys sharing his knowledge of photography and birds through workshops and presentations. Shorebirds…

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Birding 101 Class with Black Hills Audubon Society’s Scott Mills, Ph.D

January 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am-11:00 am
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 100 Brown Farm Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
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This course, taught by retired professor of ornithology Scott Mills, will provide an introduction to birding with an emphasis on developing identification skills. Other topics will include a review of birding tools including binoculars and field guides, an introduction to birding terminology, and some discussion of basic bird biology as they relate to identification. The…

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Kennedy Creek Estuary

January 12, 2019 @ 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Kennedy Creek Estuary Shelton, WA 98584 United States + Google Map

Kennedy Creek and Kennedy Creek Estuary are magnets for many species of wintering birds.  Raptors feed on chum carcasses.  Peregrines feed on Dunlin, peeps and other little shorebirds.  Gulls and shorebirds feed on krill and other niblets left by falling tides.  There is a viewing area overlooking the preserve and Oyster Bay.  You will be…

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Skagit Eagle Festival

January 13, 2019-February 3, 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, repeating until January 26, 2019

Concrete Chamber, 45770 Main Street
Concrete, WA 98237 United States
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The Skagit Eagle Festival is a month-long celebration during eagle-watching season in eastern Skagit County. Activities take place in Concrete, Rockport and Marblemount every full weekend in January. Find out more »

OYAS Field Trip – Capitol Lake

January 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Capitol Lake, 5th Ave SW
Olympia, WA 98501 United States
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Join us on this trip! Please register to join us and fill in necessary permission forms below.

Permission Form Notes:

Field Trip Parent or Guardian Permission Form: You may download and print this Permission Form, or fill in the RSVP questions below when you register. Photo Release Form: There will be times on OYAS field trips…

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Olympia Birds & Brew

January 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:30pm on day 15 of the month, repeating until March 20, 2019

Fish Tale Brewpub, 515 Jefferson St. SE
Olympia, WA United States
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Get to know other birders from our chapter while sipping and snacking on the couches at back of the Fish Tail Pub. Come with questions, stories or concerns about our beloved birds. All are welcome. No experience necessary.

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Bird Walk at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.

January 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 100 Brown Farm Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
+ Google Map

Join Phil Kelley to see the birds and other wildlife who inhabit the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.  When winter settles in at the Refuge, waterfowl of all kinds come to spend the season, visit, feed, and rest.  All too soon another spring will roll around and many of these overwintering waterfowl will…

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Birding Eagle’s Pride Golf Course

January 17, 2019 @ 8:00 am-12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 AM on the 3rd Thusday of the month.
Eagle’s Pride Golf Course, Exit 116 (Mounts Road) WA United States + Google Map

During the summer, Eagle Pride Golf Course’s ponds, thick, diverse habitat, and location only one-half mile from Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge make it a great place to spot many bird species, especially in these busiest months of the birding year. Five swallow species abound and nest at the course, for example, and over 70 species…

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Skagit Eagle Festival

January 20, 2019-February 10, 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, repeating until January 26, 2019

Concrete Chamber, 45770 Main Street
Concrete, WA 98237 United States
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The Skagit Eagle Festival is a month-long celebration during eagle-watching season in eastern Skagit County. Activities take place in Concrete, Rockport and Marblemount every full weekend in January. Find out more »

Lewis County Birding Hotspots

January 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Centralia Safeway, 1129 Harrison Avenue
Centralia, WA 98531 United States
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Here is a chance to explore some birding hotspots in Lewis County near Centralia, an area that generally our field trips neglect.  We'll travel to Goodrich Rd, Borst Park, Airport Rd, Hillburger Pond and Alexander Park to find waterfowl and winter forest birds. Meet at the Centralia Safeway, 1129 Harrison in Centralia at 8am to…

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