May 2015 Newsletter and Events are Online

May 2015 Newsletter is Online

     Go to to download the PDF. (Click "Newsletter" in the menu.)

May and June Events and Field Trips Are Online

    Visit our website to see what's coming up this month. (Upcoming events are listed on the home page as well as on the Calendar.)

Annual NCAS Campout

     May 28 through May 31, Pearrygin Lake State Park

For more information and to sign-up (required) contact Steven Harper at or 360-650-9065. There is also additional information on our website under calendar events.

General Membership Meeting with Jim and Daphne Hamilton

     This month's exciting membership meeting! Mark your calendar. See below for date, time, and location.

Andean Hummingbird Expedition. Who hasn’t been amazed at the flight tactics of the tiny hummingbird? Fascinated by the aerial agility of these birds, University of California researcher Doug Altshuler sought to unlock their flight secrets. Through the EarthWatch Institute, Jim and Daphne Hamilton became a part of the Andean Mountain Hummingbird Project in Peru in 1998. They share the research findings and their hummingbird experiences and let you know how you can become a part of vital research projects.

Always on the 4th Tuesday of the month:May 26th, 7pm at the Whatcom Museum,** free & open to the public!

**in the Rotunda Room of the Old City Hall building

Annual NCAS Elections

Officer Nominations for 2015-2016

It is customary for NCAS to conduct its annual election of officers at the May Membership Meeting. Nominations may also be made from the floor at the meeting if there are others interested in running. The slate of officers being presented by the Board of Directors are:Pam Borso        PresidentPaul Woodcock    Vice PresidentSteven Harper    SecretarySue Parrott         TreasurerPlease be there to vote!