Posts Tagged ‘Talks and Walks’
RAPTOR ID IN THE KLAMATH BASIN TALK: Dick Ashford, local raptor expert and longtime KBO board member, will share his enthusiasm and knowledge about raptor ID during this informative class session. January 5th Thursday 6:30-8:00PM WALK: Start the brand new year off right with an all-day raptor viewing outing to the picturesque Klamath Basin! January 7th Saturday 8:00AM-6:00PM
WATERFOWL ID IN THE KLAMATH BASIN TALK: March is that time of year when things are just “ducky”. Want to learn how to ID them? Join longtime KBO board member Dick Ashford for a fun talk on ducks, geese, and other waterfowl! March 2nd Thursday 6:30-8:00PM WALK: We will get a chance to test our classroom knowledge in the field. Dick will plan a route that will give us our best chance of seeing the varied birdlife for which the Klamath Basin is famous – and we’ll have lots of fun doing it! Depending on water levels and weather conditions, there may be excellent opportunities for viewing thousands of migratory waterfowl. March 4th Saturday 8:00AM 6:00PM
Cost: $25 for each talk and outing (or $50 makes you a member of KBO). Space is limited. Will schedule an extra outing day if needed. Contact – ShannonRio@aol.com with questions or to hold your spot.
Sorry! All the Spring 2016 Talk and Walk Classes are Sold Out! Please Stay Tuned for Upcoming Summer and Fall Classes.
If you have not yet registered for Klamath Bird Observatory’s spring Talks and Walks don’t worry, there is still time and limited space is still available! Please join us for an outing learning the birds of the Rogue Valley, exploring local Ashland hotspots, admiring the woodland birds of Jacksonville or searching for the majestic Great Gray Owl with local experts.
Click here to read more information about each class to choose which one is right for you. The Talks are held on Thursday evenings (except for the Jacksonville Woodlands class) at the KBO headquarters in Ashland and the Walk is held on the following Saturdays (except the second Great Gray Owl trip). To register contact Shannon Rio by eMail (shannonrio[AT]aol.com) — the registration fee is $25 for each class. Don’t miss these fun and informative adventures in birding!
Due to popular demand a second Walk has been added for the Great Gray Owl class:
Thursday MAY 5, 2016 6:30PM-8PM
Presented by Shannon Rio (KBO Board President)
KBO headquarters, Lincoln School, 320 Beach Street, Ashland, Oregon
Tuesday MAY 10, 2016 2PM-dark
Led by Lee French (Rogue Valley birding expert)
Outing is an afternoon in search of the Great Gray Owl upon the Cascades Plateau east of Ashland.
Taught by Harry Fuller, KBO Board President.
- Classroom session: Thursday, November 5th, 2015 6:30-8:00pm at KBO headquarters, Lincoln School.
- Field trip: Saturday, November 7th, 2015 all day with time of departure to be announced at the talk.
HAWK IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP
- Taught by Dick Ashford, local hawk expert and KBO Board Emeritus
- Classroom session: Thursday, Dec 3, 2015 6:30 – 8:30pm at KBO headquarters, Lincoln School
- Field trip: Saturday Dec 5, 2015 8am til 5pm-ish; Butte Valley, the Klamath Basin and environs