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Newsletter


NEW!!
"Birding Utah" iPhone App 
available for purchase ($2.99)
Check it out!!  Go to the Apple App Store to get your copy.


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. 


2015 Legislative Updates

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

2014 Legislative Updates


National Action Alerts
Positions, Comments
  • Read GSLA's comments on the Final Draft of the GSL Comprehensive Management Plan and Mineral Leasing Plan.
  • Read letter to the editor by Steve Erickson, our legislative advocate "Act now to stop Las Vegas' water grab" and make your voice heard.


Events

Birds 'n Bites: "Living with Beaver" with Jordan River Migratory Bird Reserve Manager Karri Smith, Tuesday April 21st, 7 pm at Tracy Aviary. (This month the meeting will be held in the Chase Mill, rather than the Education Bldg). Doors open at 6:30 pm for socializing and refreshments, program begins at 7 pm.  Check out the poster.


2015 Basin & Range, June 13-14th, Great Basin National Park. Save the date!!!

April 29th Farmington Bay field trip: Matt Pendleton will be leading this trip, instead of Bryant Olsen. Contact Matt if you plan to attend:
mpendl10@gmail.com


"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.



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.


GSLA Board Actions

The Board of Directors has revised and modernized the GSLA Bylaws. The membership is asked to review these updated Bylaws and provide any comments and feedback by April 1st.  The Board will take these comments into consideration and will make any changes deemed necessary. Ratification vote of the Bylaws is planned this spring. Send comments to president@greatsaltlakeaudubon.org


Useful Links


Winning Centennial Poster
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