March Natural History Lecture Series: Wildfire – History, Science and Habitat Impact

Last Chance Audubon presents the March Natural History Lecture Series.  Each Monday evening in March a presentation will be given at the Montana WILD Education Center.  The presentations will begin at 7:00 PM and this year’s theme will be WILDFIRE: Its History, Science and…

High School Scholarship Announced

It is with great pleasure that Last Chance Audubon Society (LCAS) announces the availability of up to two scholarships (for the 2017-2018 school year) for qualified and interested high school seniors who are applying to a college or university to pursue a course of…

February Program Announced!

Birds and Wetland Mitigation in Montana LCAS Program, February 13, 2018, 7:00PM Cookies and Conversation 6:30PM – 7:00 Montana WILD, 2668 Broadwater Ave. Birds often seen at wetland mitigation sites in Montana will be the focus of this presentation by Larry Urban, Wetland Mitigation…

2017 Christmas Bird Count RESULTS!

The 2017 Christmas Bird Count was a roaring success!  Fifty seven hearty souls ventured out into the Helena valley for a day of counting birds.  According to compiler Coburn Currier, “We had record counts for Cackling Goose, Rough-legged Hawk, American Kestrel, Eurasian Collared-Dove, Northern…

January Program Announced!

When:  January 9, 2018, 7:00PM – Doors open at 6:30PM Where:  Plymouth Congregational Church, 400 South Oakes St. The Ultimate Birding Road Trip Taking a trip across the southern states had been on Bob Martinka’s bucket list for a number of years. He needed three…

Christmas Bird Count date announced

The annual Helena Christmas Bird Count hosted by Last Chance Audubon is a family friendly event for birders of all ages and abilities.  The only requirement is a desire to find birds and support citizen science along the way. Mark your calendars for Saturday,…

December Program Announced!

DATE: December 13, 2017 Please note Change in Date to Wed the 13th LOCATION: Plymouth Congregational Church on S. Oakes St. Jim Robbins, who lives in Helena, and is the author of the newly published and popular book: The Wonder of Birds, will be…

November Program – GEMS!

LCAS Program, November 14, 2017, 7:00PM.  Doors open at 6:30 PM Plymouth Congregational Church, 400 South Oakes Street A Challenging Eagle Migration Count in the Big Belts Counting the fall migration of raptors in the Big Belt Mountains can be exhilarating and challenging. The…

Committee Positions Filled!

NEWSLETTER EDITOR ANNOUNCED! LCAS is pleased to announce that Shane Sater has agreed to serve as the chapter’s Newsletter Editor. Shane has become a very vital part of our chapter and has single handedly stepped up to conduct avian surveys on the recently acquired…