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September 2019

Sycamore Canyon Bird Walk

September 14, 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Sycamore Canyon, 5040 Workman Mill Rd
Whittier, CA 90609 United States
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Meet at the gate to the Sycamore Canyon trail at 7:00 a.m. sharp. The trail is located adjacent to Rose Hills Cemetery gate 17, but note that the trail is not in the cemetery! The entrance to Sycamore Canyon is a driveway just southwest of the entrance to the cemetery. Heavy rain cancels; in the case of light rain or recent rain meet at this location to caravan to an alternate site.

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September 2019 Program: Steve Kaye

September 19, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
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We are welcoming back a favorite presenter, Outdoor photographerSteveKayeto share his excellent bird photos.

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Zzyzx/Baker Field Trip

September 21

This will be desert birding at the tail end of Summer with Fall migration well underway. This should give us a good chance at migrant flycatchers, vireo and warblers as well as a wide variety of resident species. Depart at 5:00 a.m. from the Whittier Community Center (Mar Vista and Washington). Be prepared for high temperatures. Bring water, hat, sunscreen, lunch.

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Art Exhibit

September 21, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The late Shirley Marlatt, a longtime member of our Chapter and past hospitality chair, will have an exhibit of her art work at the Whittier Public Library Central Branch at 7344 Washington Ave., Whittier, CA. from now until October 4th. You are invited to a reception on Saturday, September 21 from 1-3 p.m. in the Nixon Room of the Library. Shirley’s daughter, Pier Avirom, will give a talk about her mother’s work at the Lunch at the Library on Thursday, September   …

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October 2019

Sycamore Canyon Bird Walk

October 12, 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Sycamore Canyon, 5040 Workman Mill Rd
Whittier, CA 90609 United States
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Meet at the gate to the Sycamore Canyon trail at 7:00 a.m. sharp. The trail is located adjacent to Rose Hills Cemetery gate 17, but note that the trail is not in the cemetery! The entrance to Sycamore Canyon is a driveway just southwest of the entrance to the cemetery. Heavy rain cancels; in the case of light rain or recent rain meet at this location to caravan to an alternate site.

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October Program: Behind the Scenes of the Global Warming Crisis

October 17, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
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“Behind the Scenes of the Global Warming Crisis: What You Don’t Hear in the News” will be the topic of the Whittier Area Audubon's October Meeting.  The speaker is Craig Hover, author and engineer, will tell us why the global warming crisis is more imminent than the experts are willing to divulge, how existing off the shelf technologies can be widely deployed to solve the global warming problem while still preserving our lifestyle. He will discuss why the Arctic is…

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Los Angeles River Field Trip

October 19

We will leave at 7:30 a.m. from the Whittier Community Center parking lot.

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November 2019

Sycamore Canyon Bird Walk

November 9, 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Sycamore Canyon, 5040 Workman Mill Rd
Whittier, CA 90609 United States
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Meet at the gate to the Sycamore Canyon trail at 7:00 a.m. sharp. The trail is located adjacent to Rose Hills Cemetery gate 17, but note that the trail is not in the cemetery! The entrance to Sycamore Canyon is a driveway just southwest of the entrance to the cemetery. Heavy rain cancels; in the case of light rain or recent rain meet at this location to caravan to an alternate site.

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November 2019 Program: What’s new with Whittier Narrows Natural Area

November 14, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602 United States
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What's new with Whittier Narrows Natural Area will be the topic presented by Thomas Keeney. Please note that our program is one week earlier than we normally meet. Thomas Keeney will discuss the Whittier Narrows Dam Safety Modification Study which is a Corps of Engineers project which will be restoring riparian and coastal sage breeding habitats, and long term monitoring for Least Bell's Vireo and California Gnatcatcher. Keeney is the Senior Terrestrial Ecologist /Biological Sciences Manager for the U.S. Army…

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South Coast Botanic Gardens Field Trip

November 23

South Coast Botanic Gardens, Palos Verdes Pennisula. Admission to the gardens is $9 Adults and $6 Seniors. Bring water, hat, sunscreen and lunch. We will leave the Community Center at 8:00 a.m. Admission to the gardens is $9 Adults and $6 Seniors. Jay Oberholtzer leads.

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