Monthly Archives: February 2017

Owl Night on the Marsh, March 3

Join the Friends for a special evening of owl viewing/listening on Ladd Marsh this Friday, March 3.  Mike Mahoney will lead the trip, leaving Ladd Marsh Headquarters at 59116 Pierce Road at 7:00 pm.  Several owl species can often be … Continue reading

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Bird House Maintenance Day Feb. 25

Ladd Marsh swallows may still be basking in the tropical warmth of Central America, but it won’t be long before they make their annual northward journey back to NE Oregon.  We want to welcome them back to the marsh with … Continue reading

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Mark Obmascik to Kick Off 12th Annual Ladd Marsh Bird Festival

Mark Obmascik will be the featured speaker to kick off the 12th annual Ladd Marsh Bird Festival May 19, 2017. As some will know, Mark is the author of The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature and Fowl Obsession … Continue reading

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Have you been wondering where our cranes went?

A few photos of sandhill crane capture on Ladd Marsh (2015 & 2016) have been added to the “Photos” page under the Sandhill Crane Research tab.  We have also populated the “Maps” page with maps showing our birds’ general movements since … Continue reading

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