Classes

sanderling 7Shorebirds

Jackson Bottom Wetland Education Center
Hillsboro Parks and Recreation
September 24, 10:00 – 1:00

This class provides an introduction to the common shorebirds that nest or migrate through the Willamette Valley. The classroom session is followed by a walk through Jackson Bottom Wetland. For registration information, click here.

ring-billed and mewGulls

Audubon Society of Portland
November 4, 7-9 pm Class
November 5, Field Trip to Coast

Early winter is prime time for numbers and diversity of gulls in Oregon. Join us as we learn to recognize the various species by shape and pattern, sorting through the various age classes, and taking the mystery out of this potentially confusing group of birds. A trip to the coast will give us first-hand experience with these birds. For registration information, click here.

eurasian sideWinter Waterfowl

Jackson Bottom Wetland Education Center
Hillsboro Parks and Recreation
November 19, 10:00 – 1:00

The Willamette Valley is the winter home to hundreds of thousands of ducks, geese, and swans. This class will provide you with an introduction to the many waterfowl species found here. Then we will walk through Jackson Bottom, one of the valley’s premier waterfowl hotspots. For registration information, click here.