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Malheur Big Sit with Portland Audubon

May 11 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Portland Audubon’s Eastern Oregon Field Coordinator for our first ever Malheur Big Sit. This is an accessible, inclusive outing and BIPOC, LGBTQ+, disabled, and beginning birders and bird-enthusiasts are welcome. Bring chairs, blankets, or whatever your seating preferences are. Participants are encouraged to arrive any time between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m., and to stay for as long as they are comfortable/interested. At 10 a.m. we’ll break out doughnuts and warm beverages. We will have some gluten-free and non-dairy treats available as well. There will be space to spread out at Malheur HQ, and for shifting views and positions while you’re birding with us. Lastly, we will have activities for youth available for the duration of the event. There are two bathrooms located at headquarters, including one ADA compliant bathroom.


Distance: 300ft – 700ft from parking lot

Elevation change: less than 10% grade from parking lot

Trail tread and width: Paved trail, 36” wide

Pacing: We will be seated >6’ apart

Amenities: ADA parking, picnic tables, and bathroom available

Rest Stops: Participants can take breaks as needed

For more information, see here: https://audubonportland.org/events/


May 11
8:00 am - 12:00 pm