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Turnbull Refuge to host youth for waterfowl hunting

HUNTING – Young hunters can apply for a limited-entry youth waterfowl hunt at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge during Washington’s youth waterfowl hunting weekend at the end of September. Applications will ...

FRIDAY, JULY 5, 2013

Photo: Turnbull trumpeters tending to young

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- Photographer Carlene Hardt and numerous other wildlife watchers have been watching trumpeter swans at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge south of Cheney as they raise their young that ...

FRIDAY, JUNE 21, 2013

WEDNESDAY, MAY 29, 2013

THURSDAY, FEB. 21, 2013

Trumpeter swans flocking to Turnbull

WILDLIFE -- Just a few years ago we were amazed to see a single Trumpeter swan return Solo year after year, decade after decade at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge. That old ...

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7, 2012

TUESDAY, OCT. 16, 2012

Chip in for field day at Turnbull Wildlife Refuge

REFUGES – Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge and Spokane Audubon Society are organizing an annual work party and potluck for Saturday, (Oct. 20) in the ongoing community effort to restore native ...

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 15, 2012

MONDAY, JULY 16, 2012

Take a walk with bats at Turnbull Wildlife Refuge

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge biologists will present a program and an lead evening walk on Wednesday (July 18) to highlight bats, the important critters of the night skies. "Bats ...

THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012

WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2012

WEDNESDAY, MAY 23, 2012

Expert to lead wildflower walk Sunday at Turnbull

NATIVE PLANTS -- Late May is prime time for some of the loveliest wildflowers at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge. Join Northeastern Washington Native Plant Society veteran Sylvia Eberspecher for a leisurely 2-hour ...

WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 2011

Turnbull Refuge offers tours, activities Saturday

NATURE -- Turnbull Wildlife Refuge staff and volunteers are leading several tours, walks and activities Saturday to coincide with the annual Jubilee in nearby Cheney. Pre-register with group leaders for ...

THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2011

Join local experts on nature hikes

NATURE --  Get more out of a walk in the woods by joining a group hike with a nature-related group.  Here are two good upcoming options: Saturday, Bird Walk with ...

FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011

Weekend’s outdoor schedule has much to do, learn

OUTDOORS ACTIVITIES -- The weekend is packed with outdoor activities and educational programs scheduled in this area.  Click for details. SATURDAY Turnbull Wildlife Refuge community planting day and potluck  Best in ...

Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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