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Lower Columbia Basin Audubon Society

Serving Benton and Franklin Counties since 1965

Report Sightings at LCBirds2

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Washington Sage Grouse – Lek Tour on Yakima Training Center
April 21, 2018


Monthly Meeting

7 PM, Tuesday, April 24, 2018

New Location: Columbia Valley Grange #938
6300 - 6386 W. Court St. in Pasco


Umatilla Tribal History and Culture in the TriCities Area

Wenix Red Elk
Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

Join us for a presentation by Wenix Red Elk, the Public Outreach and Education Specialist for the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation’s Department of Natural Resources. She has a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management and a background in Museology/Museum Studies and Environmental Science in Plant Restoration and Native American Studies.

Wenix will introduce us to tribal history and culture in the TriCities area, including past, present, and future tribal uses of Columbia Point and the Hanford Site. As a First Foods specialist, she will discuss how tribal members have used natural resources in this area, especially the shrub steppe plants and animals.



Western Waters

A short video narrated by David Yarnold, Audubon CEO and President outlining Audubon's Western Water initiative



Birds of the Tri-Cities Checklist
[Note: This checklist is designed to be printed on 8.5 x 14 in paper and folded in 4 folds width-wise.]

Birds of the Tri-Cities Annotated Checklist

Benton County Bird List - 2017