Be a part of our SEPTEMBER Bird-of-the-Month Fundraiser and Photo Contest community to help raise awareness of bird species through conservation education, fundraising success, and photography excellence. The September Bird-of-the-Month is the Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias).
WCAS Bird-of-the-Month Fundraiser and Photo Contest September 16-30, 2020
Bird-of-the-Month: Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
Be a part of our Bird-of-the-Month Fundraiser and Photo Contest community to help raise awareness of bird species through conservation education, fundraising success, and photography excellence. We are celebrating bird species and the color photographs that best illustrate birds in urban, peri-urban, and rural settings on land, in the air, and in the water. Donations support chapter conservation education efforts.
Read this month's featured story: BIRD OF THE MONTH: Great Blue Heron by Nancy Howell, Board Member, WCAS by Nancy Howell, Board Member, WCAS.
Here Are Two Ways You Can Participate:
1.) Bird-of-the-Month Fundraising
2.) Bird-of-the-Month Photo Contest
Bird: Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
Choice of Prizes:
Photo Contest Judges
Mary Lou Czajka, Retired Marketing & Communications Campaign Manager for EY Cleveland. Outdoor enthusiast, Nature lover, boater and amateur photographer.
Mary Anne Pfrogner is a member of the Erie Shores Photography Club and an avid photographer. She shoots Fuji, Nikon and Lumix. She frequently shoots at Sandy Ridge Reservation and Whiskey Island, hoping to capture the perfect bird in flight shot.
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**Note: The 'Bird-of-the-Month Fundraiser and Photo Contest' is a WCAS fundraising event. Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society (WCAS) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and a chapter of the National Audubon Society based in Cuyahoga County in Northern Ohio, USA. All contest entry tickets are tax-deductible donations to support chapter conservation activities. The tax ID number is: 34-1522665. If you prefer to mail your donation, please send your check to: Nancy Howell, Western Cuyahoga Audubon Treasurer, 19340 Fowles Rd, Middleburg Hts, OH 44130. © 2020 Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society. All rights reserved.
Publishing news, announcements and reports.
Visit the Western Cuyahoga Audubon Virtual Conference Center for a listing of programs. Download the Free Desktop & Mobile Apps-Version 2
ABOUT VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS with Michelle Brosius, Director-at-Large and Field Trip Co-Coordinator, WCAS.
WATCH Introduction to, 'Urban Ag for People, Birds, and Wildlife'
WATCH Overview of 'WCAS Birding Challenges Fall 2020'
The WCAS Fall Warbler Challenge extends through October 31, 2020 and offered along with it is a schedule of interactive programs and digital resources to help you stay sharp on bird identity, informed on Northeast Ohio birding hotspot locations, engaged with LIVE bird banding broadcast, bird photography and much more! The WCAS Fall Warbler Challenge is a fundraising event to support chapter conservation education programs for the public. Check the Fall Warbler Challenge 2020 Schedule
Speaker Series Tue Oct 6:
“Bird and Moon: Comics With a Naturalist’s Knowledge”,
Rosemary Mosco, Naturalist and Artist. REGISTER
WATCH WCAS Member Meeting and "Hybridization of Cerulean and Parula Warblers", Sept 1, 2020.
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Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation is tax-deductible. The tax ID number is: 34-1522665. If you prefer to mail your donation, please send your check to: Nancy Howell, Western Cuyahoga Audubon Treasurer, 19340 Fowles Rd, Middleburg Hts, OH 44130. © 2020 Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society. All rights reserved. Website by Betsey O'Hagan.