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National Audubon Society

Casper Audubon Center closes

Casper Audubon Center closes

Anne Hines saw her first hoary redpoll at the Audubon Center at Garden Creek. She was the one who spotted the bird’s unusual white breast.

September 24, 2013 8:30 amLoading…
Wildlife officials rebuild nest for owls

Wildlife officials rebuild nest for owls

GREAT FALLS — Call it a fledgling effort.

June 12, 2013 6:43 pmLoading…
Bookmobile driver, on the job since '75, retires this week

Bookmobile driver, on the job since '75, retires this week

Jerry Dalton didn’t have any background in library services, but when the Parmly Billings Library needed a new bookmobile driver in 1975, he was recruited just the same.

May 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Audubon Rockies holds annual International Migratory Bird Day near Casper

Audubon Rockies holds annual International Migratory Bird Day near Casper

CASPER, Wyo. — Bird watching with second-graders is no easy task.

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Eagle eyes: Bitterroot Audubon looking for volunteers to check nest sites

Eagle eyes: Bitterroot Audubon looking for volunteers to check nest sites

FLORENCE — Parked almost a half-mile away on the side of a long bare ridge miles downstream from the Florence bridge, Kate Stone is eyeing a pair of bald eagles camped out near a huge nest on the edge of the Bitterroot River.

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Audubon Center raises $26,000 at Under the Big Sky fundraiser

Audubon Center raises $26,000 at Under the Big Sky fundraiser

The Audubon Center’s inaugural fundraising event, Evening Under the Big Sky, raised $26,000 last month.

October 17, 2012 4:29 pmLoading…
RMC freshmen lend a hand to local organizations on service day

RMC freshmen lend a hand to local organizations on service day

Rocky Mountain College freshmen spent Saturday morning volunteering around Billings for the college’s first freshman service day.

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Report says how to avoid federal sage grouse protections

Report says how to avoid federal sage grouse protections

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Conservation groups are welcoming a federal report spelling out how sage grouse should be managed in 11 Western states to avoid new federal protections.

August 24, 2012 5:00 pmLoading…

RMC freshmen volunteer this week

Rocky Mountain College freshmen will spend Saturday morning volunteering around Billings for the college’s first freshman service day.

August 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Osprey chicks studied for mercury

Osprey chicks studied for mercury

Two osprey chicks, panting heavily in the heat, nestled in a cardboard box waiting to contribute to science and the future of their species.

July 25, 2012 12:05 am Photos

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Sage grouse monitoring volunteers sought

Volunteers are being sought for a program to monitor sage grouse, called Adopt-a-Lek. The program will be explained by Ben Deeble at the Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society's Monday meeting.

November 17, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
Outdoors just for kids: Where have all the songbirds gone?

Outdoors just for kids: Where have all the songbirds gone?

Those little tufts of bright feathers that sang beautiful songs and entertained us in the spring and early summer have migrated south.

October 20, 2011 12:05 amLoading…

Volunteers sought for annual Yellowstone River cleanup

Volunteers and boats are needed to help with this year's cleanup of the Yellowstone River on Sept. 17.

September 02, 2011 5:16 pmLoading…

Numerous events scheduled in June at Audubon Conservation Education Center

Outdoor-oriented events and lectures are on tap at the Audubon Conservation Education Center in June.:

May 31, 2011 1:06 pmLoading…
Here come the hummingbirds!

Here come the hummingbirds!

Our first hummingbirds should be arriving in the rural areas any day now and a few in the cities by Mother’s Day. The following are some tips for attracting hummingbirds to your yard:

May 07, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
River trash cleanup draws volunteers

River trash cleanup draws volunteers

How much trash and debris can you find in six hours along the 10-mile stretch of the Yellowstone River that runs through Billings?

October 30, 2010 10:18 pmLoading…

Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society offers grants

The Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society is seeking applicants for its annual conservation grant program.

October 19, 2010 10:53 pmLoading…
Grant offers students chance to dive into internships at the Audubon center

Grant offers students chance to dive into internships at the Audubon center

Wearing camouflage rubber hip waders offset by a red and blue life jacket, Erin Tieszen awkwardly waded through a pond at the Audubon Conservation Education Center on Monday while scouring the pond’s bottom with a net to capture aquatic bugs.

June 17, 2010 12:30 am Photos

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