Mates for life?

Every time I go out on the field to survey I start to wonder if any birds actually stay together after they mate? Maybe its because I’m a girl and those instincts just come up, but I was honestly curious. What a coincidence that I...

Bringing a Spanish Program to Farmworker Families

Last week I had the joy to give a “Birds of Yaquina Head Program” to Mano a Mano Family Center in Salem, OR. Mano a Mano is a help center for Latino families who partners with FDHC (Farmworker Development Housing Corporation) to bring children after...

Marbled Murrelet Training

[caption id="attachment_3388" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Marbled murrelet[/caption] Marbled murrelets, a species unknown to me and to plenty I am sure, is a threatened seabird located in Washington, Oregon, and California that nests in old-growth forests. On Wednesday, I had the opportunity to attend a marbled murrelet training and...