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Newsletter


ANNUAL SUNFLOWER SEED SALE RETURNS!!
Printable order and info form
Orders must be received by Sat Oct 3rd.
Pick-up Sat Oct 24th, 10 am - 2 pm at the GSLA office (152 W Burton Ave, SLC, UT 84115)


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


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.


MEXICO BIRDING TOUR FUNDRAISERS RETURN!! 
We are again offering TWO exciting birding trips to Mexico. Click these flyers for details:
        San Blas
       Oaxaca
Get your reservations in ASAP, as there are a limited number of spots available!!


Events

PLEASE NOTE: The leader for the Wed Aug 26th Farmington Bay field trip will be Matt Pendleton. Contact him if you plan to attend: mpendl10@gmail.com

SPECIAL PROGRAM:
"The Sagebrush Sea", a film by Cornell Lab of Ornithology,
Tues Sept 8th, 7 pm, City Library Auditorium
Presented by the Natural History Museum of Utah as part of their Science Movie Night Series. Co-hosts include National Audubon Society, Great Salt Lake Audubon, and The Nature Conservancy.  
Filmmaker and biologist Marc Dantzker, PhD will speak following the film.


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.


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.


Useful Links


Winning Centennial Poster
(Click picture for full image)