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Priscilla Sokolowski

Eugene, OR

Photos from personal trips  AND trips with

“Birds of Oregon and General Science” (BOGS)


Bird photography

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Bird Walks in our Community & Birding Information Resources

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Getting started in birding

Topic Website Link Additional Details
Getting Started Bird-watching Guide Advice about binoculars, ethics, identification and more ...

Regularly Scheduled Bird Walks in the Eugene/Springfield area

Event / Frequency Organization Name Website Link Additional Details
Wetland Wanders;
Second Tuesday of every month
WREN = Willamette Resources and Education Network
WREN Facebook Page

WREN Wetland Wanders are casual walks through the West Eugene Wetlands on the second Tuesday of each month. Each month we choose a different wetland site and bring in a local expert. Walks are free and open to the public. Please bring water, binoculars, closed-toed shoes, and dress for the weather.
WREN WEBSITE: (WREN is Willamette Education and Resource Network)

For more information call 541.338.7047 or email
751 S. Danebo Ave.
Eugene, OR 97402
Audubon Bird Walks:
3rd Saturday of each month
Lane County Audubon Society BIRD WALKS LCAS hosts bird walks on the 3rd Saturday of each month.
They also offer walks specifically for BIPOC (only) on 1st Saturdays.
BOGS Bird Walks 2nd, 4th and 5th Thursdays BOGS (Birds of Oregon and General Science)
Next walk/presentation PLUS latest photo albums/trip reports
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(find the year and month at far right and click on it)
for Nov, 2021
Mt Pisgah Bird Walks/& Events
(2nd Sunday of the month - Sundays: 8:00 am - 11:00 am)
Led by Julia Siporin
Bird Walks.
WEBSITE FOR Mt Pisgah Arboretum
Join Julia Siporin and other leaders for another monthly bird walk intended for people with all levels of birding experience. We’ll use vocalizations, habitat, and behavior clues for identification of our fall and year-round residents. Come discover the Arboretum’s avian diversity. Please bring binoculars.
Option to continue the walk until noon for those who are interested.
Rain or shine.
Meet at the Arboretum Visitor Center.
$5, Members FREE.
Limited to 10 attendees. Masks and Pre-registration required
Sign up HERE!

Sources of information about birds being seen locally or regionally

Online Postings every day OBOL Postings (hosted by Oregon Birding Association) Oregon Birders On-Line = OBOL
This is a listserve used by many Western Oregon birders to report their bird sightings. Some of these posts are about rare birds, but many are simply reports of interesting sightings.
eBird: Lane County Recent Bird Sightings Cornell's eBIRD - an international live data base of bird sightings
Lane County's most recent bird sightings - listed chronologically - updated constantly as people file reports(checklists)
eBird Lane County Birding HOTSPOTS
Oregon Online Birding Guide
by County
A state-wide compilation by local experts
Click here for LOADS of GREAT information specific to LANE county birding

Introductory (home) page with clickable state map of all counties
Willamette Valley Birding Trail Guide Another great compilation by experts, of birding locations and the birds to be found there.
Click on one of the Trail LOOPS for a detailed description of what birds you may find at various places along the way.

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