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Priscilla Sokolowski

Eugene, OR

Photos from personal trips  AND trips with

“Birds of Oregon and General Science” (BOGS)


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Birds of Oregon and General Science
Fall Term 2018 Schedule

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Date Activity
Speaker & Topic – Bird Walk & Leader
Sept 6, 2018 Lecture
Andy Fernandez, Adaptive & Senior Services Manager for the City of Eugene, will talk about the 30 Year Plan for Eugene Parks & Recreation Department.
Sept 13, 2018 Bird Walk
Led by Steve Barron
Destination: Delta Ponds from Maurie Jacobs Park Bridge, downstream along the river
Sept 20, 2018 Presentation
Jennifer Weikel, Oregon Dept of Forestry, (ODF) will talk about the Pileated Woodpecker & Woodpeckers in the forest ecosystems
Sept 27, 2018 Bird Walk
Led by Steve Barron
Destination: Fern Ridge Royal Ave.
Oct 4, 2018 Presentation
Joel Geier, Ground Water Consultant will give a presentation titled "Acorns, Buntings and Cabernet: 200 years of change in the Willamette Valley and effects on native ecosystems."
The emphasis will be on changing agricultural practices and their impacts on breeding birds and other wildlife
Oct 11, 2018 Bird Walk
led by Steve Barron
Destination: Clearwater Landing
Oct 18, 2018 Presentation Jim Anderson, a delightfully entertaining life-long consultant in Oregon (on bird-related issues), will speak about his recent work on Golden Eagles nesting and survival. Lead bullets in jackrabbits continue to be the major source of fatalities.
Oct 25, 2018 Bird walk. Bird walk leader, Steve Barron will be away having shoulder surgery. Floyd Weitzel has agreed to lead the bird walk. Destination will be announced at BOGS Oct 18
Nov 1, 2018 Presentation Pat Boleyn, LCC Biology Faculty, will present on "A Walking Safari with the Maasai", based on her two-week experience working with the Maasai youth.
Nov 8, 2018 Bird Walk Bird walk leader, Steve Barron will be away having shoulder surgery. Floyd Weitzel has stepped up and will lead the bird walk.
Destination to be announced at BOGS Nov 1.
Nov 15, 2018 Presentation David Stone, Nature Photographer, will present "Wild Critters wih Dave Stone".
Nov 22, 2018 No BOGS activities HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
Nov 29, 2018 RAPTOR RUN!
Leader: Priscilla Sokolowski
DESTINATION: Birding from our cars through areas Northwest and Northeast of Eugene; Cheshire, Junction City, Halsey, Gap Rd near Brownsville, Belts Rd, Diamond Hill ...
Dec 6, 2018 End-of-Term POTLUCK; 10am-Noon Enjoy good conversation, good food, and friendship!
Watch a quality science-oriented DVD
Jan 3, 2019 Winter Term Registration Winter Quarter Begins! Registration and a quality DVD or Speaker