Event: Backyard Birding Class – Landscaping for Birds


‘Landscaping for Birds’, first in the series of eight classes on ‘Backyard Birding’, is from10 am until noon on Saturday, October 21 at the Dungeness River Audubon Center, Railroad Bridge Park.   Joe Holtrop, Executive Director of the Clallam Conservation District, will  present important aspects of a bird friendly yard, including food, water, and shelter, with emphasis on the use of plants native to this area.

The series of classes, hosted by members of the Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society,  is intended for residents of this area who areinterested in knowing more about birds seen locally each season of the year and learning how to develop good habitats for wild birds.

‘Backyard Birding’ can be taken either as individual classes or in a series.    The cost of each session is $5 and is free for anyone under18.   After the completion of five sessions, participants will be offered free membership in OPAS for one year.