Beasley Trail Dedication

On Sunday, September 12, 2021, LCAS dedicated a new trail at Spring Meadow Lake State Park. The trail was officially named the Jane Beasley Memorial Trail and is complete with decomposed granite foundation, weed remediation and signage. This project was a collaborative effort by…

Bird Flight Patterns and Music

Last Chance Audubon Society recently purchased a one year subscription to an educational video produced by the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra. The video is titled Bird Flight Patterns and Music, and is designed for all who have an interest in birds and music. It…

News from the Education Committee

The summer has been busy for the LCAS Education Committee with the announcement of two scholarships for high school graduating seniors, and the completion of a senior thesis for last year’s Carroll College award recipient. Each year, LCAS makes available to graduating high school…

March Program – Movie Night!

Movie Night! – The Path of the Condor WHEN:  Tues, March 10, 2020, 7:00PM  Cookies and Conversation 6:30PM – 7:00 WHERE:  Montana WILD, 2668 Broadwater Ave. FREE – All Are Welcome Join Last Chance Audubon for a ‘Movie Night’ featuring the Animal Planet film:…

February Program Announced

Sevenmile Creek: Stories of Helena’s Birds with Shane Sater Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Program begins 7:00 pm Cookies and Conversation 6:30 – 7:00 Montana WILD, 2668 Broadwater Ave. Free – All Are Welcome At the Sevenmile Creek stream restoration site, a few miles outside…

January Program Announced!

Where do Harlequin Ducks go in the Winter? Tuesday, January 21, 2020 – Date Change! Program begins 7:00 p.m. Cookies and Conversation 6:30 – 7:00 Montana WILD, 2668 Broadwater Ave. FREE – All Are Welcome Harlequin Ducks are colorful sea ducks that winter on…

December Program Announced

A Galapagos and Ecuador Birding Travelogue   WHEN:  Program begins 7:00 p.m. Cookies and Conversation 6:30 – 7:00 WHERE:  Montana WILD, 2668 Broadwater Ave. FREE – All Are Welcome Take a break from winter and join wildlife ecologist and photographer, John Winnie Jr. for an…

Sevenmile Creek Presentation

Meadowlarks and Marsh Wrens: The Seasons and Surprises of One Place and Over 140 Bird Species Presentation at Carroll College O’Connell Hall at 7:00PM Presented by Shane Sater On any day of the year in Helena – regardless of the season – birds are…

November Program Announced

When: Nov. 12, 2019, 7:00pm Cookies and Conversation 6:30 – 7:00 Where: Montana WILD, 2668 Broadwater Ave. Free – All are Welcome The Misunderstood Bat For some, bats are associated with spooky haunted houses, witches on broomsticks and other forms of Halloween iconography – but…

Helena Regulating Reservoir Blind Update

Since late last summer Last Chance Audubon has been working with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks to establish a wildlife/photography blind at the south end of the Helena Regulating Reservoir.  LCAS’s blind committee developed a set of plans, staked out the area and set…