Events & Classes



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Island Audubon Field Trips
Second Saturday of Each Month
Meet at Ober Park
You don't have to be a member or an experienced birder to participate and no reservations are necessary -- just come down to Ober Park and join us for a fun visit to birding spots around the Island. 
Each bird walk is led by highly experienced birders. 


Our 2018 Programs

The Work of Sealife Response, Rehab, and Research

7 PM, March 8
Vashon Land Trust Building
Free to all

Veterinary nurse Casey Mclean will discuss the mission and work of SR3: Providing response and rehabilitation capacity for stranded or injured marine animals through the creation of a world-class hospital, rehabilitation center, and oil spill response facility for marine mammals, sea turtles, and sea birds. Rehabilitating wildlife which helps monitor the overall health of marine ecosystems and wildlife populations. Building a leading research and teaching facility to provide an accessible, bio-secure laboratory for conducting marine science and large-scale marine conservation.  And finally,  Involving the community by providing a place for scientific and cultural gatherings that support and inspire conservation

Casey is a licensed veterinary technician who has a degree in marine biology and a long-standing passion and experience in marine animal medical care, rehabilitation, and conservation. She has worked in areas of sea turtle rehabilitation, wildlife rehabilitation, and marine mammal rehabilitation for over 12 years. She is an active member of the Marine Mammal Stranding Network in the Puget Sound and works on a variety of marine animals. Casey is also a trained oil-spill responder. 

The event co-sponsored by Vashon Maury Is. Land Trust and Vashon Nature Center.

Tuesday, April 17
“Last Stand” a documentary about the last heard of mountain Caribou in BC.  The film was partly produced by David Markowitz, a renowned tracker and wolf enthusiast.  David has been invited to conduct a tracking workshop that Audubon is coordinating with VNC.
A Vashon Theatre Greentech night.

Thursday, June 7
David Drummond presenting a show on the mating and nesting habits of merlins. David has been doing years of field work and research on Merlins, one our smallest raptors.