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FALL MIGRATION AT POTHOLE WETLANDS IN WEST VALLEY

West Valley Ponds

See shorebirds, ducks, grebes, cranes, pipits and raptors on this field trip to see fall migrators on Sunday, October 9 from 9 AM until noon.  The group will view the West Valley Ponds from the roadside.  Bring binoculars and scopes, if you can.  Carpooling is best due to limited number of pullouts.  To register and...

Free

COSTA RICA: a BIRDER’S PARADISE

gateway way west community room Highway 2, Kalispell

The October 10 meeting will feature Josh Covill in Room 26 of the Gateway West Mall building at 7 PM.  Josh will take us through what birding in Costa Rica is like, touching on the amazing biodiversity, where to go, what to look for and how to plan your own visit. Costa Rica is home...

FALL TRANSITIONS AT OWEN SOWERWINE NATURAL AREA

Owen Sowerwine Natural Area 349 Willow Glen Drive, Kalispell

Join FAS educator Denny Olson on a fallwalk at OSNA on Sunday, October 16 from 9 AM until noon.  Learn about birds and wildlife as they prepare for the coming winter.  Expect to see our year-round resident birds including woodpeckers, nuthatches, chickadees, waxwings, juncos, jays and hopefully the unexpected bird or wildlife sighting.  Dress for...

Free

BIRDING AT WEST VALLEY PONDS

West Valley Ponds

Join Bridger and Shannon Donaldson on Thursday, November 3, from noon-2 PM for an afternoon of birding the fields and wetlands in West Valley before winter sets in. We are likely to see a variety of waterfowl including swans, Snow Geese, Buffleheads and more. Raptors such as Redtailed and Rough-legged Hawks are very likely, along...

AUTUMN BIRD STROLL NEAR THE OLD STEEL BRIDGE

Old Steel Bridge

Join FAS field trip co-leaders Darcy Thomas and Margaret Parodi on Friday, November 4, from 9:30 AM-Noon for an Autumn walk by the Old Steel Bridge Fishing Access along the Flathead River near Kalispell. Belted Kingfisher, Hairy Woodpecker, Ring-billed Gulls, Northern Flickers, chickadees, nuthatches, and kinglets are among some of the birds we hope to...

BECOMING A KID AGAIN WITH DENNY OLSON

Conservation Education Director Denny Olson will be the guest speaker at the FAS November 14, 2022 monthly meeting at 7 PM in the Gateway West Meeting Room. In Denny's checkered past, he has performed alter-egos Critterman,  Doc Wild, Professor Avian Guano, The Lost Voyageur, Dr. Loonacy and the Mad Herbalist well over 3000 times in...