Member Meeting and “Trash to Treasure: Rust Belt Riders Composting Program” Speaker Series October 5, 2021
What a story ... Rust Belt Riders creating wonderful soil products from composted waste from homes and businesses! This Cleveland-based company started as a humble project collecting compostable material via bicycle, but has since grown and produces tons of beautiful soil products.
Member Meeting and “Teaching the Scientific Process: Linking Hypotheses to Data Using Migratory Birds” Speaker Series September 7, 2021
In this interactive workshop, participants hypothesize about the cause of avian migration and gather data about bird bill morphology, diet, and migratory tendencies. In the end, participants discuss and have questions answered about their data and revisit their hypotheses.
It’s time to renew, or have someone you know, become a NEW member of Western Cuyahoga Audubon! WCAS is your local conservation organization helping to protect wildlife and the habitats wildlife needs. But WCAS is more than that, it connects people with the planet we share.
Member Meeting and Speaker Program 'Don’t Touch That Nest (or can you?)!' Speaker Series August 2021 Recording
WCAS Member Meeting and Speaker Series, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 begins with a quiz about bird nests, leaders present project, program, and fundraising updates. Speaker, Dr. Jim Tomko, Audubon Society of Greater Cleveland presents, 'Don’t Touch That Nest (or can you?)!'. Programs are open to the public. Donations are appreciated.
Member Meeting and Speaker Program 'Inclusive Engagement for Everyone 2020+' Speaker Series July 2021 Recording
WCAS Member Meeting and Speaker Series, Tuesday, July 6, 2021 begins with an expert update and assessment on regional bird disease, leaders present project, program, and fundraising updates. Speaker, Tammi Fierro-Zeis, Audubon Washington and Audubon Miami Valley, presents on “Inclusive Engagement for Everyone 2020+: Encouraging Inclusive Activism and Environmental Engagement in a Virtual World”. Programs are open to the public. Donations are appreciated.
You may plan on giving your mother a traditional gift of flowers, candy and a card, but Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society believes that our suggestions will make your gift unique and quite memorable.
Member Meeting and Speaker Program, 'The Central Ohio Owl Project' with Blake Mathys, Ohio Dominican University May 2021 Recording
WCAS Board, project leaders, and members provide updates on member programs and services to advance the Audubon mission and invite community participation. Blake Mathys, Ohio Dominican University, presents an overview of “The Central Ohio Owl Project”, research insights, and how people can get involved.
Spring is here! Birds migrating, wildflowers blooming, trees greening up and many of us getting out to enjoy nature or work the soil and plant our gardens. The WCAS Spring Membership Drive connects you to all these things and more!
Member Meeting and Speaker Program 'Lichens: An Overlooked Organism' with Tomas Curtis, Kent State University, December 2020 Recording
Membership Renewal or Become a New Chapter Member! By Nancy Howell, WCAS Membership Chair
With membership dues support, WCAS continues to provide monthly speaker programs, an up-to-date website with local and national conservation information and advocacy, field trips, fund-raising and friend-raising activities.
WCAS educates the public about conservation of the natural world through member involvement in chapter activities and community outreach. Become a member today with the EARLY BIRD SPECIAL for the 2020 -2021 membership year at last year's prices. Offer ends July 31, 2020.
I recognized that I love to connect to people and get involved in a community. As a part of my life, I want to keep volunteering even if I am in a foreign country. Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society gave me a great chance to do that, and I appreciate the many people that surround me who are always encouraging me!
Use this convenient one-page check list form to mail in your check for annual membership and donations.
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Quarterly stories, reports, news and announcements dedicated to birding and environmental conservation activities in northern Ohio USA.
Planned giving makes for truly unexpected gifts that support ongoing birding and environmental conservation activities of citizen scientists.
A campaign to sell Cleveland International Film Festival movie tickets to the celebrated Finnish documentary, ‘TALE OF A LAKE’  and Western Cuyahoga Audubon donation tickets to support local conservation education programs.
Quarterly Feathered Flyer Newsletter Vol. 14 Issue 3 August-October 2016 Online Edition & Member Letter
Quarterly stories, reports, news and announcements dedicated to birding and environmental conservation activities in northern Ohio USA. Membership campaign runs Aug 1 - Oct 31, 2016!
I have written a few stories and included some of my photography. I'll gladly share my pictures of these beautiful birds to help show everyone what we need to admire and protect!
Wellington Upground Reservoir and Findley State Park Swimming Beach Field Trip Sunday, March 13, 2016 Report
This was rainy-day birding, but waterfowl don't mind. Wellington Upground Reservoir hosted flocks of Lesser Scaup and American Coots, with some other species in the mix.
Migration brings interesting birds. Highlights of the walk were a Rough-legged Hawk in flight over Fort Hill and a Redhead duck in the pond at the Frostville end of the trail.
12 birders braved some wintery type weather in the form of rain, sleet and snow to walk the paths of West Creek Reservation in search of late fall migrants.
Publishing news, announcements and reports.
Bird Walk Reports
Christmas Bird Count-Lakewood Circle
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