December, 2016 Meeting
Our second Fall/Winter/Spring lecture will be
given on Monday, December 12, at 7 p.m. at
the Eugene Garden Club,
1645 High Street, Eugene. Our speaker will be
Amanda Stamper, Oregon Fire Management Officer for The
Nature Conservancy. Her talk Burning for Butterflies, Birds, and
Blooms, will address the role of fire in the Willamette Valley.
She will delve into the history and foundation of fire in the Valley
and how prescribed burns are being used to restore and conserve
native species and habitats.
Field Trips and Events for 2016
The Monarch, male
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)