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Newsletter
Legislative Update 2017

BIRD LOCATION TOOL:

"Birding Utah" iPhone App 
available for purchase ($2.99)
Check it out!!  Go to the Apple App Store to get your copy.
ANDROID VERSION IS NOW AVAILABLE from Google Play store.  Go to this link.
Note: This app is a location-focused app.  For bird identification, we recommend National Audubon's new free app "Audubon Bird Guide: North America", available at iTunes and Google Play.


If you find an injured bird
Go to this link to find the appropriate wildlife rehabilitator in your area. 

If you find a baby bird
Go to this link to determine the appropriate action. 

If you would like to receive email alerts
Send an email request to membership@greatsaltlakeaudubon.org


National Action Alerts

2016 Legislative Updates
Utah Audubon Council legislative advocate is Steve Erickson (801.554.9029, erickson.steve1@comcast.net) 
Events  

Birds 'n Bites:  Karin Kirchhoff presents "Find the Bird Festival for You", Tues March 21st, 7PM at Tracy Aviary. Doors open at 6:30PM

Family Spring Celebration: Sun April 9th, 1-4PM, at Bend in the River Park on the Jordan River Parkway. See Calendar for details.

18th Annual Great Salt Lake Bird Festival: May 12 - 16, 2017 
Registration begins Feb 27th 

2017 Basin & Range Seminar: June 10-11th. Save the date!!
North Fork Park, Liberty, UT (northwest of Pineview Reservoir). More info to come. Stay tuned!

National Audubon Convention in Park City, UT: July 14-17, 2017.
Mark your calendars!!


Field Trips

Field Trip dates and descriptions are listed in the GSLA CalendarHover over the event and click to view full description. 
Alternatively, you can view the list by going to pg 4-5 of the current issue of The Pelican.

Webinar

"Bird Friendly Tree & Shrub Pruning and Removal"  Do you know your responsibilities to protect birds under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA)? Listen to Janice Gardner of GSLA & Melissa Burns of USFWS discuss how you can avoid the "take" of birds: Webinar 
Check out our new MBTA brochure.


Useful Links


Winning Centennial Poster
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