Support for BLM Garden

Support for BLM Garden

Black Lives Matter Memorial Garden at Cal Anderson Park / Josh Morris  In a letter to Christopher Williams, acting superintendent for Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle Audubon voices its support for the presence of the Black Lives Memorial Garden in its current...
A Different Kind of Bird

A Different Kind of Bird

Mandarin Duck © Sharon Wada By Sharon Wada Fill May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Board member and Sansei (third-generation Japanese American) Sharon Wada shares a few of her experiences that nurtured her interest in a brave lion and a very...
My Flight to Community Director

My Flight to Community Director

Bald Eagle © Glenn Nelson Back when my wife Florangela Davila and I were being discovered by others as “bird people” (watchers and feeders), the reaction was overwhelmingly consistent: utter surprise. For a while, I chalked up that response to the fact that we were...
Hoot Camp 2021 Recap

Hoot Camp 2021 Recap

On November 14, 2021, 68 Seattle Audubon volunteer leaders and staff gathered for the first offering of Hoot Camp. Conversation was sharp and insightful, facilitators encouraged attendee participation, and it was a thought-provoking first iteration of what will be an...