Tag Archives: Godwit Days

Eco-Briefs Aug. 15, 2018

BIOBLITZ Join the Northcoast Regional Land Trust and Friends of the Dunes to restore biodiversity at Freshwater Farms Reserve, followed by a smartphone-powered BioBlitz on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9:30 a.m. to noon. A BioBlitz is an intensive one-day study of biodiversity in a specific location; in this case, participants will collect citizen science data

The Bar-tailed Godwit, Arcata Marsh Bird of the Year

Sue Leskiw Special to the Union ARCATA – “It was the most exciting and most frustrating experience I’ve had birding,” Max Brodie told attendees of the Friends of Arcata Marsh (FOAM) annual meeting on Sept. 24. As a relatively new birder who wasn’t able to get a photo of the rarity he spotted on July

Do-gooders de-grossify Godwit destination

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA BOTTOM – The old Demello place on V Street between Samoa Boulevard and Old Samoa Road has come to woe after its sale to Caltrans four years ago. Left vacant, the once-proud Arcata ranch house has fallen prey to trash dumpers and graffiti vandals, the eyesore causing concern among