Presentations will cover general murrelet ecology, importance of the Cape Perpetua IBA and marine reserves, updates on the Oregon Marbled Murrelet Project and the latest on murrelet conservation efforts in Oregon including the recent new decision in Oregon to uplist the species from threatened to endangered under Oregon’s Endangered Species Act. The presentation will be followed by Q&A. Joe Liebezeit, Portland Audubon Staff Scientist will emcee the event.
Come join this event and learn more about Marbled Murrelets, the ‘Globally Significant’ Central Coast Murrelet Important Bird Area, with 100,000 acres of murrelet habitat in the Siuslaw National Forest and adjacent near-shore waters.
If you have any questions about this event contact Paul Engelmeyer, Portland Audubon’s Ten Mile Creek Sanctuary Manager, at 541-547-4227, email@example.com or Joe Liebezeit, Staff Scientist & Avian Conservation Manager,firstname.lastname@example.org.