The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service hosts and supports a number of nature-based events and volunteer opportunities throughout the Pacific Northwest, Hawaii, and the Pacific Islands. Browse the events below or refine your search by selecting a state in the menu to the left.
Port Susan Snow Goose and Birding FestivalFebruary 26 & 27
Join us for the 11th Annual Port Susan Snow Goose and Birding Festival, on February 27 & 28th. In celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and our partners invite you to take tours, like the Nature Conservancy's Port Susan Tour; the Snow Goose, Swan and Eagle Bus Tour; and the new Camano Island Birding & Hiking Tour!
Kids Fishing Day at Winthrop NFHJune 2016
Winthrop National Fish Hatchery hosts a Kids Fishing Day the second Saturday in June.
BirdFest & Bluegrass CelebrationOctober 1-2, 2016
Join the Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge and the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Staff as we celebrate the coming of fall and the wildlife that make the Refuge their home. This, the 17th annual BirdFest & Bluegrass, is an opportunity to enjoy the sights and sounds of fall migration and to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
Our sense of community and compassionate intelligence must be extended to all life forms, plants, animals, rocks, rivers, and human beings. This is the story of our past and it will be the story of our future.
~ Terry Tempest Williams