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All birds present and correct
All birds present and correct

While some people spend their December days scouring the base of the Christmas tree for signs of intriguing gifts, the Audubon Society of Lincoln City put their eyes to more productive use, by taking part in the Christmas Bird Count.

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Plant yourself in botanical workshop
Plant yourself in botanical workshop

Registration is now open for a botanical drawing workshop led by natural science illustrator Dorota Haber-Lehigh in Manzanita on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Aimed at adult participants of all skill levels, the session will focus on drawing from nature...

Get a little flight exercise
Get a little flight exercise

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will offer birders the chance to wet their beaks with an excursion along the Salmon River Estuary this Saturday, Nov. 10.

Whale expert ponders grazing Grays

There’s nothing so unusual about visitors to the Oregon Coast falling in love with the seafood and never wanting to leave. But when those visitors are the size of a school bus, it’s time to get a zoologist involved.

Lisa Hildebrand...

There’s so mulch to learn
There’s so mulch to learn

Registration is now open for the 2019 Lincoln County Master Gardener training, which allows participants to learn about the art and science of gardening and to share their newfound knowledge with others.

The course is designed for aspiring...

Egrets? They’ve had a few.
Egrets? They’ve had a few.

Easy-to-reach birding sites are on the agenda for the Saturday, Oct. 27, outing from the Audubon Society of Lincoln City, which will be tackling the Head to Bay Boardwalk and Friends of Wildwood Trails.

This two-hour walk begins on the level...

Share the bird’n this weekend
Share the bird’n this weekend
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Beat gray weather, with heather

A world of hardy heathers will unfold before gardeners and plant lovers alike this Wednesday, Oct. 17, when the Seal Rock Garden Club hosts a presentation from Ella May Wulff.

A garden filled with well-chosen heather cultivars can be colorful...

Fill fall with fossils and fungi
Fill fall with fossils and fungi

While fall’s arrival means shorter days, there is still plenty of fun to be had outdoors on the Tillamook Coast with the Explore Nature Series.

“We truly love this time of year,” said Chrissy Smith of Friends of Netarts Bay.

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