FOMR members are invited to Refuge Headquarters to receive updates on what this Friends Group has been up to, as well as what we’re planning for the future. Malheur Refuge staff will also be on hand to give presentations about their work. FOMR provides guided tours of Refuge locales for attendees.
Location: Refuge Headquarters, various tour locales
Free, open to current FOMR members
Every June, in cooperation with Malheur National Wildlife Refuge staff, FOMR volunteers and field biologists from the Portland Audubon Society survey for bobolinks on the Refuge. This survey, which dates back several decades at Malheur Refuge, involves walking established transect routes through wet meadow habitat, counting birds both seen and heard.
Location: P Ranch
Open to ~10 volunteers; contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for details
The Carp Derby is an opportunity for visitors to participate in a good-natured fishing competition at the Refuge, as well as learn more about common carp and the management issues they pose to Refuge staff.
Location: Refuge Headquarters, 7 AM-1 PM
Free, open to the public