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Sage Grouse to be Topic of Bird Festival Slide Show

Jackie Cupples will talk about the biology and ecology of greater sage grouse at the 2016 Ladd Marsh Bird Festival. Check out the Bird Festival Page for more info and keep coming back – we will add information as it … Continue reading

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First Saturday Bird Walk

This week is the first Saturday of February which means the Friends of Ladd Marsh First Saturday Bird Walk.  Meet Mike at Ladd Marsh HQ at 10:00 AM then head out onto the marsh to look for late winter/early spring … Continue reading

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Owling on Ladd Marsh

Join Mike for an evening of listening and looking for owls on Ladd Marsh – Friday, February 5.  Meet Mike at Ladd Marsh HQ – 59116 Pierce Rd – at 8:30 PM.  Participants will then caravan to some good spots … Continue reading

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Malheur Occupation Hits Close to Home

The issues at the heart of the occupation and standoff at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge strike close to home for the staff and users of Ladd Marsh Wildlife Area.  While Ladd Marsh is owned and managed by the state and … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Cathy has added a new post to the Cathy’s View page (Click the tab above).

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Sandhill Cranes Have Flown for the Winter

For the first time, we know where our local sandhill cranes have gone after they left Ladd Marsh.  The 3 screen shots show the 3 locations of our 3 radio-marked sandhill cranes while they were still here in the valley … Continue reading

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Butterfly Gallery

We have been adding photos to Butterflies of Ladd Marsh under the “Gallery” tab.  So far, we have posted photos of just a sampling of the 50+ species of butterfly found on the wildlife area.  Take a look.

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Sandhill Crane Project Update

Cathy has posted an update to the Sandhill Crane Satellite Telemetry Project under the Cathy’s View tab.  Check it out!

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Harry Fuller to talk Great Gray Owls at Bird Festival

The Bird Festival Page (Bird Festival tab above) has been updated with information about the 2015 Keynote Speaker at the Bird Festival.  Check it out and mark your calendars now!

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Planning is in Full Swing for 10th Annual Ladd Marsh Bird Festival

The Bird Festival Planning Committee has been hard at work planning Bird Festival 2015.  Check the Bird Festival tab on this page for schedule information.  Watermill Winery in Milton Freewater Oregon will be at the Friday evening kick-off along with … Continue reading

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