WOS Meeting in Seattle TONIGHT (Monday)
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Mon May 3 13:05:16 PDT 2004
Just a reminder that the meeting is TONIGHT
The next meeting of the Washington Ornithological Society will be this
Monday, May 3rd, in Seattle.
May 3 - Ed Schulz and Chuck Henny will present a program on Ospreys
Dr. Henny will discuss using ospreys as a biological indicator species for a
variety of pollutants and his work on ospreys in the Columbia and Willamette
Rivers. Two years ago, the Oregon studies were expanded to include research
on ospreys of the Puget Sound. Dr. Henny has been involved with osprey
research for over thirty years and is a Research Wildlife Biologist with the
U.S. Geological Survey out of the Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science
Center in Corvallis, Oregon.
Ed Schulz will present photographs of the osprey colony in Everett, where he
has been involved with banding and monitoring the nesting activity of some
two dozen breeding pairs for several years.
Monthly Membership Meetings are held the first Monday of the month (except
July, August, & September). They are held at the Center for Urban
Horticulture on the University of Washington campus, 3501 NE 41st St.,
Seattle, and are open to all. The social begins at 7:00 p.m. and the program
starts at 7:30 p.m.
Directions: From I-5 take SR520 East. Take the Montlake Blvd NE exit and
turn North towards the University of Washington campus. Stay in right lane
and drive North on Montlake Blvd (over the bridge and past the stadium).
The road will curve to the right around the Montlake Fill and merges with NE
45th St. You will quickly approach a 5 way intersection. At the
intersection turn right onto Mary Gates Memorial Drive. The Center for
Urban Horticulture is 2 long blocks down on the right. There is plenty of
free parking at the facility. We use the main meeting room, the backside of
which faces the road. The following bus routes stop at NE 45th and Mary
Gates Memorial Drive: #25, 65, & 75. A map can be found on
== Michael Hobbs
== Washington Ornithological Society webmaster
== WOSWeb at wos.org
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