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Great turn-out for January Bird Walk

Thanks to Mike and everyone who came out for a blue sky, wind-free morning on the marsh today!   Species seen included: Song sparrow, American tree sparrow, White-crowned sparrow, Bewick’s wren, Black-capped chickadee, Dark-eyed junco, American goldfinch, Red-tailed hawk, Rough-legged hawk, … Continue reading

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Saturday Bird Walk Jan. 4

Join Mike Mahoney and the Friends of Ladd Marsh for a winter bird walk on Ladd Marsh this Saturday.  Meet at Headquarters on Pierce Road at 10:00 AM with binoculars, camera and warm clothes.  This is a family-friendly event, so … Continue reading

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Bird walk this Saturday

Everyone is invited to join Mike Mahoney for the first monthly bird walk on Ladd Marsh this Saturday, Dec. 7.  Meet at Headquarters on Pierce Road at 10:00.  Birders of all abilities are welcome.  The forecast is for very cold … Continue reading

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FOLM Membership Meeting Nov. 14

The public is invited to the third annual membership meeting of the Friends of Ladd Marsh on Thursday, Nov. 14, at 7:00 PM, in the Colleen Johnson community room at Cooke Memorial Library in La Grande. Join us to hear … Continue reading

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2013 Membership Meeting – Save the date

The Friends of Ladd Marsh are pleased to announce that the 2013 annual membership meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on Thursday, Nov. 14, in the Colleen Johnson Room of the La Grande Public Library, on 4th and Adams Ave. … Continue reading

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Moth Night, Thursday July 25

Plans for our first Moth Night on the marsh are taking shape.  Due to darkness not arriving until approximately 9:00 PM, we invite participants to arrive between 8:30 and 9:00 PM at the Tule Lake public access area on Peach … Continue reading

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Moth night is coming, July 25

Join the Friends as we celebrate National Moth Week with a special evening on the marsh.  Meet at the Tule Lake parking area on Peach Road at 8:30 PM.  Bring a chair, a flashlight or headlamp, warm clothing, and, bring … Continue reading

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Bird Festival sets new records

The 2013 Ladd Marsh Bird Festival is now another happy entry in the book of memory.  Songs were sung, birds were observed, lists were checked, new friends made and old friends reacquainted.  A record number of 363 people registered and … Continue reading

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2013 Bird Festival starts tomorrow !

At long last, after a year of anticipation and planning, the 2013 edition of the Ladd Marsh Bird Festival kicks off tomorrow (Friday) evening at 6:00 PM at the Blue Mountains Conference Center in La Grande.  Join all of your … Continue reading

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2013 Bird Festival Field Trips Announced

Field trips for the 2013 Bird Festival are scheduled !  Check out the schedule here:  2013 Ladd Marsh Bird Festival Field Trips.  Complete Bird Festival schedule of events and information are available under the Bird Festival link on the top … Continue reading

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