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11/11/2023 1:00:00 PM
The Reserve is seeking volunteers to help with events, education programs, and visitor services. The training will cover Reserve and estuary basics, interpretation and communication skills, engagement tools and tips, and some hands-on learning. Coffee and light refreshments will be available.
11/18/2023 1:00:00 PM
Uncover the extraordinary abilities of these cheeky nut lovers as the world’s top squirrel scientists make groundbreaking discoveries from the brainy fox squirrel who can remember the location of 9,000 nuts, to the acrobatic gray squirrel whose tree-top leaps are the basis of new designs in robotics. Popcorn and light refreshments provided. [Max. – 50 participants] (FREE but reservations are required) Programs may be cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather.
Optiional - (2-4 pm) Join us after the film for a chance to stretch your legs and explore the flora and fauna of the Reserve. The 1.5 mile loop is well maintained and relatively flat. FREE
11/30/2023 10:00:00 AM
12/2/2023 10:00:00 AM
Discover the world of mushrooms with local expert John Schaefer. Learn how to identify at least 15 local mushroom species and techniques for mushroom hunting. This workshop takes place indoors and along trails, so please dress for the weather and wear sturdy hiking shoes. Please bring a basket and knife for collecting. Bring water and a light lunch or snacks. Pre-registration is required. [Max-20 participants] ($20 / person) (There is a 48 hour cancellation policy in order to receive a FULL refund.)
12/9/2023 10:00:00 AM
12/21/2023 10:00:00 AM
Welcome to Winter! Come enjoy great views of the bay and one of the best birding spots in Coos County. Interpreter, binoculars and spotting scopes provided. Dress for the weather. Meet in the parking lot directly behind the old Millicoma Intermediate School on 4th Ave. [Max. – 15 participants] (FREE but registration is required) Programs may be cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather.
12/28/2023 1:00:00 PM
This action packed documentary by otter conservationist and wildlife filmmaker Charlie James follows the trials and tribulations of three inquisitive river otter orphans in Wisconsin along with comical encounters he experienced around the world. Learn about their unique adaptations and powerful physical abilities that have enabled the 13 species of otters to survive centuries of hardships and the latest threats from global climate change . Popcorn and light refreshments provided. [Max. – 50 participants] (FREE but reservations are required) Programs may be cancelled due to low enrollment or hazardous weather.
Optiional -(2-4 pm) Join us after the film for a chance to stretch your legs and explore the flora and fauna of the Reserve. The 1.5 mile loop is well maintained and relatively flat. FREE
Eric DeanEducation Program SpecialistPhone: 541-888-5558 Ext. 126Eric.S.Dean@dsl.oregon.gov
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