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North Central Washington Audubon Society is a local chapter of the National Audubon Society dedicated to furthering the knowledge and the conservation of the environment of North Central Washington, our nation, and the world.

Field Trip:
Waterville Plateau / Bridgeport Bar / Columbia River

Saturday, January 6 — 8 am to 5 pm

Leader: Mark Johnston

Spend the day birding a variety of habitats where we expect to find a nice mix of resident and migrant species that spend the winter in our area. Please bring a lunch, snacks, and liquids, and dress for the weather.

Carpool cost: $24 per vehicle to be shared equally by riders. To sign up, email Mark at or call (509) 548-5766.

Field Trip:
Waterville Plateau

Saturday, February 3

Leader: Dr. Dan Stephens

Dr. Dan Stephens, biology professor at Wenatchee Valley College, will be leading a day-long birding trip to the Waterville Plateau on Saturday, February 3. The trip will meet at 8:00 AM at the Easy Street Park and Ride in Wenatchee, and return by 4:00. Bring warm clothes and plan to carpool. Please contact Dan at to sign up. (This is a Snowy Owl irruptive year, bringing high hopes of seeing a Snowy!)

2017 Report from Chelan Ridge

Read Magill Schumm's report of a day in the life of a migration counter at the Chelan Ridge Hawk Watch! Read it here.

Click Here to Read the December Phlox!

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Bird Survey Opportunities

Beebe Springs

1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month: e-Bird survey at Beebe Springs, led by Virginia Palumbo. This walk covers 2 miles of trails along riparian areas along the Columbia River and side channels ....

Walla Walla Park and Horan Natural Area

2nd and 4th Wednesdays, bird monitoring walks led by Susan Ballinger ....

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Click here for a full-size map of NCW Audubon's territory.