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Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society

Wildlife filmmaker to talk, show latest work

Wildlife filmmaker to talk, show latest work

Cinematographer Bob Landis will narrate videos he shot of wildlife in Yellowstone National Park during the Monday meeting of the Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society at 7:30 p.m.

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Climate change topic of Audubon talk

Two speakers will present information on climate change as part of the Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society's Nov. 17 program at 7 p.m. 

November 10, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Trumpeter swan breeding program topic of talk

Trumpeter swan breeding program topic of talk

A program on the trumpeter swan restoration project will be given at the Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society's meeting on Monday at 7 p.m. at Mayflower Congregational Church, on the corner of Rehberg Lane and Poly Drive.

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Biologist to talk to Audubon Society

Biologist Doug Powell will talk about federally managed birds at the next Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society meeting on May 19 at 6:45 p.m. at the Mayflower Congregational Church.

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Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society offers grant

The Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society is offering a conservation grant of up to $1,000 to an individual or group engaged in a project that supports the society's mission: “to promote enjoyment and protection of the natural environment through education, activism and conservation of bird habitat.”

December 02, 2013 12:14 pmLoading…

Yellowstone cutthroat trout advocate to talk to Audubon group

Yellowstone cutthroat trout advocate Dave Sweet of Cody, Wyo., will be the featured speaker at the November meeting of Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society at 7:15 p.m. Nov. 18.

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Audubon Society to meet on Oct. 21

Steve Forrest, a scientist whose studies have included the black-footed ferret, pine marten, as well as penguins in the Antarctic, will speak at the Yellowstone Valley Audubon's meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday at the Mayflower Congregational Church.

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Guest opinion: Bone up on bird facts before grousing over BLM plans

Guest opinion: Bone up on bird facts before grousing over BLM plans

Sage grouse management is one objective of many in the Bureau of Land Management’s Resource Management Plan proposals. It is at least in part aimed at working collaboratively with government agencies, private landowners, and all Montanans and Americans to try to keep sage grouse populations …

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Ornithology classes offered

Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society is sponsoring a series of ornithology classes which will be held from 6-9 p.m. on June 6, 11, and 13 at Zoo Montana.

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Bird biology is topic of classes set for June

Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society will sponsor ornithology from 6 to 9 p.m. on June 6, 11 and 13 at ZooMontana.

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Audubon group plays host to owl expert Holt

Audubon group plays host to owl expert Holt

The Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society is celebrating 60 years of leadership in promoting the enjoyment of birds and the protection of the natural environment in Billings and the surrounding area.

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Weed talk, pull events scheduled in Pryor Mountains

Clayton McCracken will talk about wilderness and invasive weeds in the Pryor Mountains at the Montana Audubon Conservation Education Center on April 4 at 7 p.m.

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Help birds during extreme weather

Help birds during extreme weather

Extreme weather and natural disasters are generally unpredictable. Snow and ice storms, extreme cold or heat, drought, hurricanes and floods all disrupt the lives of birds and can make survival difficult. Food is the most essential element, providing birds with the energy, stamina and nutrit…

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Cook up some cookies for the birds

Cook up some cookies for the birds

Here's how you make wild birdseed cookies (recipe will yield two to three dozen):

December 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society to hold Christmas bird count

The Yellowstone Valley Audubon Society will participate in the 113th annual national Christmas bird count on Saturday.

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Breaking out the nuthatches

Breaking out the nuthatches

Ron Pittaway each year goes “out on a limb” to predict the movement of winter birds. He is an ornithologist from Ontario who utilizes resources from across Canada, including the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. Birders across Canada and the U.S. eagerly await his winter prediction each…

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It's easy to bring the birds in

It's easy to bring the birds in

Attracting wild birds to your backyard can be fun, entertaining and educational for the entire family. In fact, the hobby of backyard birdfeeding is second only in popularity to gardening. Perhaps the reason feeding the birds is so appealing is that it is so easy. All it takes to enjoy the b…

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FWP Commission OKs Big Lake land buy northwest of Billings

FWP Commission OKs Big Lake land buy northwest of Billings

The Big Lake Wildlife Management Area is about to get bigger.

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Injured osprey heals and flies free

Injured osprey heals and flies free

An injured osprey that spent the last few weeks in rehab flew out of captivity Sunday along the Yellowstone River at Coulson Park.

September 26, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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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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