Lower Columbia Basin Audubon Society

Lower Columbia Basin Audubon Society

Serving Benton and Franklin Counties since 1965


While photographing Great Grey Owls, Brooke Bartleson was surprised when an owl landed on her head. The owl also landed on photographers' cameras.

Great Grey Owl Lands on a photographer's head
Photo by Beaumon Day

Read the Curlew

Annual Planning Meeting

Saturday, August 13, 10 AM - 2 PM
Leslie Groves Park, Shelter #1, Richland

Directions: In Richland, take George Washington Way to Newcomer Ave., and turn right, toward the river. Then turn north onto Harris Ave., and then east on Park St. towards the river. This is the Park St. entrance. Parking is on the left.

If you have an item you have an interest in discussing, please email president@lcbas.org

LCBAS Facebook Stream



Local Birding Checklists

Birds of the Tri-Cities Checklist
[Note: This checklist is designed to be printed on 8.5 x 14 in paper and folded in 4 folds width-wise.]

Birds of the Tri-Cities Annotated Checklist


Participating in a Zoom Meeting

  1. First, download Zoom to your computer. Go to Zoom.us and click the little arrow by Resources, you’ll see a link to download, and also to training. Or, click on the little blue box on the right side: SIGN UP, IT’S FREE.
  2. Once you have downloaded Zoom, there are two ways to sign in to a Zoom meeting. You can join either through a live link to the meeting, or with the Meeting ID and password.
  3. To join with a live link: click and follow the link.