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Bill Cook

Bill Cook has been in the optical industry for more than 40 years. He retired from the Navy as a Chief Opticalman and went on to a varied career in the optical industry. He recently retired from Captain’s Nautical Supply in Seattle which carried and serviced a broad range of optical equipment. He is committed to helping the consumer make sense of the complexities of binoculars and finding the right pair for each person. Also, Russ Steele, the Seattle Audubon Nature Shop Manager since 1998, will be presenting.  He has spent his life (literally – since the age of seven) in specialty retail selling technical products, delighting in helping customers. Russ will have a selection of spotting scopes on hand and provide an overview of the selection.

 Friday, June 12, 2015
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Everett Firefighter's Hall
2411 Hewitt Avenue, Everett (map)

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May 15 - 18, 2015

The 2015 Birdathon was a huge success!  Thank you to all who participated.  To see all the outstanding entries in the photo contest, go to our Birdathon page.


Pilchuck Audubon is grateful to the following organizations for donating prizes to the Birdathon.  Please give them your support!

       ~Everett                                         ~Mukilteo

                   ~Everett and Monroe                ~Sno-Isle Food Co-op, Everett

                 ~Arlington                                        ~ Stanwood

~Arlington, Everett, Lake Stevens, Marysville



How You Can Help The Marbled Murrelet?

Do you want to help save the marbled murrelet and its imperiled forest habitat but don’t know how to get started?  Just pick a task off this list and make a contribution to the survival of this enigmatic forest-nesting seabird!



Help the Birds with Climate Change

Solar power opportunities in Washington State  


Forest Practices Committee News

on Motocross Park, January 13, 2015

Pilchuck Audubon opposes clear cut in Wallace Falls area

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New website features:

People of PAS -- Jay Ward

Photo Gallery -- Weldon Smith, Mill Creek

(The gallery will feature a Pilchuck photographer every few months.  If you would like to submit photos, please contact

Close Encounters of the Bird Kind -- Richard Brauer's "Collision in the Cabot Strait"

(This page features writings about birds.  If you have had a magical birding moment, consider writing it up and submitting it to

 Upcoming Birding Trips


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