Trail & Award
- Join us Sunday Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m to support the youngest Corvallis birders at the Day of Birds
- Click HERE for more information.
- Like us on Facebook
- We are looking for items (Bird books, bird houses, feeders etc.) to use in the raffle.
- Please sign up HERE to volunteer.
- Hesthavn Work Parties
- A Celebration of Feathers! October 21 and Hesthavn. Come and learn everything there is to know about feathers!
2018 - 2019 Speaker Schedule
- Mushrooms at Mary's Peak
Dr. Steven E. Carpenter
Steve Carpenter has been collecting and consuming mushrooms since 1956 and is President Emeritus of Pacific Analytical Laboratory in Corvallis and Abbey Lane Laboratory in Philomath. He graduated from OSU with a BS in Botany, Cornell with an MS in Mycology, and later was a Fellow at the New York Botanical Garden, where he received his Ph.D. from CUNY. Steve was a member of numerous mycology expeditions to the Andean chain in South America while at NYBG. He was a Research Associate in mycology at the LA Museum of Natural History in the 1980s and an NSF Principal Investigator at OSU until 1988. He researched microbial recovery at the Mt. St. Helens devastation zone, microbial interactions in old growth forest ecosystems and characterization of fungi that kill amphibians in North America.
- Organic Soils
James Cassidy, Senior Instructor Soil Science & Sustainable/Organic Agriculture, and Faculty Adviser OSU Organic Growers Club on how to maintain healty organic soils.
- Member Slide Show
- Dr. Bill Ripple
- Monthly Meeting Info:
Join us the third Thursday of every month, September through May, at the Chintimini Senior Center, located at
27th and Tyler. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for refreshments and visiting. Setup volunteers would be appreciated at 6:15! Social gathering begins at 6:30. Chapter Meeting commences at 7:00 p.m. followed by the guest lecture at 7:30 p.m. Questions about the series can be directed to Mark Baldwin 541-757-0834
Hesthavn Nature Center