Category Archives: Community Events

Guess Who’s Coming To Sue’s Pond? (Sep 18)

Logan Mitigation Ponds a.k.a. Sue’s Ponds Courtesy & © Linda L'Ai, Photographer

Logan Mitigation Ponds a.k.a. Sue’s Ponds
Courtesy & © Linda L’Ai, Photographer

Bird Walk at Logan City’s Wetlands Park for Migratory Birds
Saturday, September 18, 2021
9 a.m.
Meet at the south end of Smith’s Marketplace parking lot at 750 N Main St., Logan 84321 map

The western gateway to Logan has a special wetlands mitigation park which includes the Audubon Mudflats affectionately called Sue’s Pond in honor of Sue Drown’s work to establish this shallow playa for migratory birds. This stopover pond serves Black-necked Stilts, Sandpipers, Dowitchers, California and Franklin’s Gulls, Avocets, Cinnamon Teal, Redhead and Bufflehead ducks, Yellow-headed and Redwing Blackbirds, Great Blue Herons, Snowy Egret, Redtail Hawks, and Bobolinks, which are imperiled in Utah due to habitat loss.

May 22, 2021 3rd Annual Weed Day

Annual Weed DayAnnual Weed Day:
Please join the Logan Ranger District, Bridgerland Audubon Society, the Utah Native Plant Society and Logan City as we work to protect our land by preventing the spread of noxious weeds in Cache County.
What: 3rd Annual Weed day
When: Saturday, May 22, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Canyon Entrance Park Pavilion (First Dam), US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
Contact: Lisa Thompson, Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator,
lisa.thompson3@usda.gov 801-625-5850
Wear protective clothing, including gloves, long pants, long sleeved shirts, sturdy footwear and bring lots of drinking water. Some tools will be provided but bring your own heavy-duty weeding tools if you can.
The goal of this project is to help reduce and eradicate invasive weeds threatening the native plant community of the local area. Target weeds include, dyers woad, burdock, houndstongue, Scotch thistle and other invasive weeds. Control methods will include hand pulling, digging and possible bagging.
Volunteers providing service on national forests will follow Federal health guidelines including social distancing while on projects and wearing masks when social distancing is difficult to maintain.
For more information, contact Lisa Thompson, Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator, Logan Ranger District, (801) 625-5850, Dave Wallace, Utah Native Plant Society, (435) 750-5913, or Hilary Shughart, Bridgerland Audubon/Great Old Broads for Wilderness, hilary.shughart@gmail.com.

Annual Weed Day Sponsors:
Logan Ranger District
Bridgerland Audubon
Great Old Broads for Wilderness
Logan City
Utah Native Plant Society

May 15, Free Feline Fix Clinic

Bridgerland Audubon and Cache Humane Present Free Feline Fix Saturday May 15, 2021 at Cache Humane Society, 2370 W. 200 N., Logan, UT 84321
Bridgerland Audubon and Cache Humane Present Free Feline Fix
Saturday May 15, 2021 at Cache Humane Society

What’s Included:

  • Spay or neuter surgery: Free!
  • Mandatory rabies vaccination and certificate: $5.00
  • Entry into a drawing for a $100 Walmart gift card and other fun prizes!

Appointments fill up fast. Request and appointment at www.cachehumane.org
Limit two cats per person
Must live in Cache County or Box Elder county. Other services or vaccinations are not included but can be purchased at time of surgery.

Cache Humane Society
2370 W. 200 N., Logan, UT 84321
(435) 792-3920

This event is the result of fund raising completed through Bridgerland Audubon.

May 12, Backyard Bird Photography Demystified

Backyard Bird Photography Demystified Learn how to create beautiful portraits, hot action shots, and birds in flight using an entry level camera and lens. Telephoto lens use will also be discussed along with setups for best foregrounds, backgrounds, perches, and light. For more information: bridgerlandaudubon.org/photo-contest/ MAY 12, 7:00-9:00 PM Thatcher Mansion 100 S 35 W Logan, UT Admission: Free Event Host & Photo Credit: Bob Grutzmacher Poster Credit: Sarah HoggBackyard Bird Photography Demystified

Learn how to create beautiful portraits, hot action shots, and birds in
flight using an entry level camera and lens. Telephoto lens use will also
be discussed along with setups for best foregrounds, backgrounds,
perches, and light.

May 12, 7:00-9:00 PM
Thatcher Mansion
100 S 35 W Logan, UT
Admission: Free

For more information: bridgerlandaudubon.org/photo-contest/

Event Host & Photo Credit: Bob Grutzmacher
Poster Credit: Sarah Hogg