Vancouver, Washington (Clark County)

 

Vancouver is located near the Oregon-Washington border on the Columbia River and north of Portland, OR.

Mission Statement:

Vancouver Audubon believes in the wisdom

of nature’s design and promotes this through education, involvement, stewardship, enjoyment

and advocacy.

VAS site maintained by:      Sherry Hagen:   littlebirder@comcast.net

 

VAS Website is hosted  by Infinity Internet:   www.iinet.com   Vancouver, WA

Text Box: General Meeting & Program: 
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

 Time: 7:00 PM    
  
Ridgefield NWR

                                                                  Speaker:  Eric Anderson
                               Long time refuge staff member

Many of you may have met Eric over the years. This is a chance to get an update on multiple issues on the refuge, a resource we are very fortunate to have so close to us, and  one of our core birding destinations.  He will update us on refuge projects including habitat improvements, plans for bridge improvements, Oaks to Wetland trail, & volunteer roles.  He will also field questions about Steigerwald Lake NWR projects.

Eric, Chris, Josie, Alex and other RNWR staff members and volunteers are allies with our mission. 

               Meetings:      ***None in July & August
                                   September 4th, 2018

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June Birding: 
                         Larch Mt., Clark County
                        June 9th, Saturday

Leader:  Joan Durgin 360-513-3986
When: June 9th, Saturday     
Time: 7:15 AM
Meet at: SW corner of the parking lot at Safeway on NE 162nd Ave and NE Fourth Plain Blvd. (6700 NE 162nd Ave).  


We will carpool to the trailhead where a Discover Pass is required to park. 

Questions: Contact Joan (360) 513-3986

We will climb slowly uphill on the trail for about 1 1/2 miles looking for warblers, varied thrush, flycatchers, woodpeckers, and some of the common nesters in this high elevation area. This hike is a bit challenging but we will go slow. Bring water and a snack. We should be back to your cars by 1:00. 

We will carpool.  Do not forget to pay your driver for gas.

 ***It is important that you sign up with an email address or phone number in order to be contacted in case of a late cancelation of the trip. Otherwise you may show up and no one is at the meeting place.        
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Membership Dues
Renewal Date is September 1st
Membership is defined at Vancouver Audubon Society (VAS) in our constitution which can be checked out by clicking on the button on the left for a more thorough explanation.

Membership dues are $10 and members will receive the Columbia Flyway newsletter and will be entitled to one vote for elections and other voted activities. The VAS newsletter can be received either by mail (black & white) or by emailed (a color pdf). 
Any questions? Please contact 

George Mayfield at (360) 687-0360 email: gomayf@comcast.net 
     or 
Eric Bjorkman at (360) 695-3116 email: bjorkmante@iinet.com

      Established December 1975

Vancouver Audubon Meets at the:

Clark County Genealogical Society

717 Grand Boulevard (Grand & Evergreen)  Vancouver, Washington

(just south of Mill Plain on NE corner)