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Martin Mart 2017 Catalogued Colonies

Thanks to the diligent work of GNAS president, Steve Betchkal, we annually catalog Purple Martin colonies across our 17 county area. Through active plotting and record-keeping, we hope to keep careful tabs on how Martins in our region are doing, and perhaps serve … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Chippewa Valley Nature Festival

Schedule at a Glance Registration begins March 1 at www.chippewavalleynaturefestival.com Friday, June 1 UW – Stout, Memorial Student Center, Ballroom A and B 6:00 – 7:00 pm Silent Auction and Social Hour (cash bar) 7:00 pm Keynote Program:  “All Things Connected” by … Continue reading

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Chippewa Valley Nature Festival 2017

      Chippewa Valley Nature Festival Schedule at a Glance – (find detailed schedule under “Schedule” drop-down tab at  www.chippewavalleynaturefestival.com) Friday, June 2nd University of Wisconsin – Stout Memorial Student Center, Ballroom A and B 6:30 – 7:30 pm Social … Continue reading

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Golden Eagle and Snowy Owl field trips this weekend!

Don’t let the winter weather keep you from getting outside! Anne Geraghty (and several other local birding experts) will lead two field trips in search of golden eagles in Buffalo County and snowy owls in Dunn County. On Saturday Jan 28, we’ll … Continue reading

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Annual Summit, Saturday February 11th in Menomonie, WI

Gaylord Nelson Audubon is holding its Annual Summit on Saturday, February 11th, 2017, from 1:30-4 PM at the Menomonie Market Food Coop (2nd Floor), at the corner of 9th and Main Street in Menomonie. We will be discussing plans and … Continue reading

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Hot off the press! 2017 GNAS Newsletter

There’s a lot in store for 2017 and you can find out what Gaylord Nelson Audubon Society has planned in our annual newsletter. This year’s issue features the President’s Message as well as updates on the Christmas Bird Counts, Chippewa Valley Nature … Continue reading

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2017 Bird School is happening!

Gaylord Nelson Audubon Society is teaming up with Beaver Creek Reserve to offer an expanded and enhanced version of “Bird School” in 2017. The class will offer beginning birders a whirlwind introduction to all things avian including bird identification, behavior, … Continue reading

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2016 Christmas Bird Counts

Gaylord Nelson Audubon Society is pleased to announce the annual Christmas Bird Count.  There are eleven Christmas Bird Counts (CBC) that are annually held within the GNAS territory.  Christmas Bird Counts are a national tradition where an attempt is made … Continue reading

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Spring birding with Robin Maercklein

Annual Spring Hike – May 15, 2016 Spring Birding with Robin Maercklein Are you interested in putting a name to that bird song or that flash of color in the trees? Join the Indianhead Chapter of the Ice Age Trail … Continue reading

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Registration is Open!

Registration for the Chippewa Valley Nature Festival is now open! Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in one of Wisconsin’s most biologically diverse landscapes with expert naturalists, speakers, and field trip leaders! Join us on June 3-5! Sign up today at: www.chippewavalleynaturefestival.com

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