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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  

Note: Bear River Bottoms field trip changed to Sunday April 30th!!

Birds 'n Bites:  Neil Paprocki, HawkWatch International Conservation Biologist presents "Harnessing the Power of Citizen Scientists: HawkWatch International's Winter Raptor Surveys", Tues May 16th, 7PM at Tracy Aviary. Doors open at 6:30PM

18th Annual Great Salt Lake Bird Festival: May 18 - 22, 2017 
Registration begins Feb 27th 

2017 Basin & Range Seminar: June 10-11th. Save the date and register now!!
North Fork Park, Liberty, UT (northwest of Pineview Reservoir). 

National Audubon Convention in Park City, UT: July 14-17, 2017.
Mark your calendars!! Go to 
www.audubonconvention.org for program info and to register.

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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