Updated February 15, 2017. Check out our Birding Resources page. We've added a few links, and the latest newsletter will be available there to view or download early in each month.
February 22, 7pm
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game, and the Idaho Master Naturalists will have a presentation by local environmental scientist Mike Abbott on the State of Idaho's new Wilderness Stewardship Program, in the Centennial Conference Room at the offices of the ID Department of Fish and Game, 4279 Commerce Circle, Idaho Falls. The program is open to interested public.
Texas Slough Power Line Project. Great news! Tim and Wendy's Crowdrise campaign to fund under-grounding of high voltage lines along part of Texas slough to eliminate trumpeter swan collision deaths has succeeded, and the overhead power lines are Gone!!! Thank you Tim and Wendy, and Thank you all for your generous donations. Some times the magic works!
For a beautiful heart warming and wrenching image of the sagebrush we and our beloved sage grouse live in, find "The Sagebrush Sea", on line, which aired on Idaho Public TV in 2015. Make sure you have your ears on; the sound track is as spectacular as the visuals. This film is a game changer.
And here is a link to an exhibit at the Smithsonian American Art Museum titled "The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art". Click on, "View the online gallery" to take a virtual tour. Truly excellent.
Our Face Master puts up some great photos.
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