Sept. 9-10 Fri-Sat.
Bioblitz. Oxley Nature Center and Mohawk Park.
Sept. 9-12 Sat.-Sun.
Oklahoma Ornithological Society. Stillwater, OK, OSU Campus, contact
Marty Kamp 918-494-8978,
Oct. 15 Sat. Field
Trip. Tulsa reservoirs for waterfowl and migrants. Meet 8:30 a.m. at
southeast corner of Lynn Lane Reservoir. Leader: Terry Mitchell
Oct. 18 Tue. Society
Meeting. 7:30pm Great Plains Trail of Oklahoma with Trapper Heglin,
Coordinator for the Oklahoma Wildlife and Prairie Heritage Alliance.
Presentation on the formation of this road-based wildlife viewing trail
located in western Oklahoma.
Nov. 12 Sat.
Field Trip. Sequoyah NWR for geese and waterfowl. Meet 8:30 a.m. at
refuge headquarters Leader: Cyndie Browning, 918-492-5622,
Nov. 15 Tue. Society
Meeting. 7:30pm Raptor Rehabilitation by Gary and Kathy Siftar of
the Oklahoma Raptor Center in Broken Arrow. Presentation on their work
with orphaned and injured raptors, including eagles.
Dec. 3 Sat.
Field Trip. Keystone Lake for waterfowl and gulls. Meet at 8 a.m.in
the camp ground parking lot east of the dam on the north side of the
Arkansas River. Contact Jo Loyd 918-835-2946,
Dec. 17 Sat.
Christmas Bird Count. Tulsa Audubon Society will be participating in
the 106th count by the National Audubon Society. For information contact
Jo Loyd 918-835-2946, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 7 Sat.
Eagle Days. Meet between 8 and 10 a.m. in the parking lot of the Watchable Wildlife Area, east of the Corps of Engineers Office on the
north side of the Arkansas River at Lake Keystone dam. For information,
contact Dave Edwards, 865-7398.
Jan. 15 Sun.
Eagle Days. See January 7 information.
Jan. 16 Mon.
Oxley Nature Center Winter Census.
17 Tue. 7:30 p.m. - Birds and Beauty of an Icelandic Summer
by Dan Reinking, biologist with the Sutton Avian Research Center.
Inspired by the book Iceland Summer by George Miksch Sutton, Dan visited
Iceland in the summer of 2004 to observe and photograph the birds and
natural wonders of Iceland.
Jan. 21 Sat. Field
Trip. Tallgrass Prairie for hawks, sparrows and longspurs. Leader:
Martin Brown, 918-446-8667.
Feb. 4 Sat. Field Trip.
Southwestern Oklahoma (Altus, Eldorado, Hackberry Flat) for longspurs,
sparrows, waterfowl. Leader: Paul Ribitzki 918-243-5515.
21 Tue. 7:30 p.m. - Discovery of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker
by Mike Fuhr, State Director of the Oklahoma Chapter of the Nature Conservancy.
This large woodpecker was long believed to be extinct. Hear the exciting
story of its recent discovery in Arkansas.
7:30 p.m. -
Barn Owls - a Bird's Eye View
Jerry Vanbebber, a relatively new, but very enthusiastic birder. See a
fascinating video shot right inside an active owl box.
Mar. 25 Sat. Field
Trip. Ray Harrall Nature Park (7501 S. 3rd St., Broken Arrow) and
Bixby sod farms. Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the park located one-half mile
east of S. 161 E. Ave. on E. 121 St. S., then S. on 3rd St. behind the
school. Contact: Tomye Mainer
18 Tue. 7:30 p.m. Lewis and Clark Expedition: Three Forks to Astoria
by Carol Eames, Tulsa Zoo Education Curator, retired. In a recent trip,
Carol retraced the steps of the famous expedition in the second, and
most perilous part of their journey.
Apr. 22 Sat. Field
Trip. Lake Eucha and Brush Creek area for early migrants. For time
and place to meet, contact Pat
Seibert 918-747-4202, or lake phone 918-435-8194.
Apr. 29 Sat. Field
Trip. Nature Conservancy Nickel Preserve. Meet at 7:30
a.m. Eagle Bluff Parking lot. For information contact
John Fisher 918-245-8662.
Click here for map to preserve
May 6 Saturday
Big Day Count. Tulsa Audubon Society annual day-long, county-wide census
of migrant and resident species. Organizer:
Jo Loyd 835-2946.
7:30 p.m. -
Conservancy in Oklahoma
by Jay Pruett, Director of
Conservation for the Nature Conservancy, Oklahoma Chapter. Presentation
on the programs of the Conservancy and the properties that it owns or
manages in Oklahoma.
May 20-21. Sat-Sun.
Field Trip. Black Mesa State Park and Sat-Sun Cimarron County.
Leader: Gail Storey 918-742-2684.
Wildlife Habitat Garden Tour and
Plant Sale. Contact Carol
Jun. 24 Sat. Field
Trip. Chandler Park for summer bird Meet at 7:30 a.m. Leader:
Mary Jackson 918-254-1350.
Jul. 22 Sat. Field
Trip. Osage Trail and Sperry area. Contact
918-627-8591, c 808-5554 for time and meeting place.