We organize and/or sponsor science educational activities that are entertaining and informative. This webpage describes upcoming events of interest to our local area, and summarizes past presentations from our "Power of Science" series.
'POWER OF SCIENCE' PRESENTATIONS
Power of Science: Scaring Cougars for Science: Research in Northeast Washington
April 27, 2021 presentation can be viewed at: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/x1uKlMqM4cLtMqaPUk-34LwOu4VjpYByj_pVdTZT0X-aCddCPT8QhBOLMHBXbJz9.6TAQky7--ca1VszN
Guest Speaker: Bart George, Wildlife Program Manager Kalispel Natural Resources Department, Cusick, WA
This study examines the effectiveness and long term impacts of hazing., with the goal of to test the effectiveness of various ways of scaring cougars while also documenting whether these methods prompt mountain lions to change their behavior.
February 23, 2021 Power of Science: Effects of Climate Change
Check it out on our YouTube here: https://youtu.be/c0rZ52OKpMc
January 11, 2021-Virtual "Star Party: The Night Sky"
Check it out on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/rPrEUBXu1yM
Feb. 29, 2020 - Painting a Picture of Memory: How it is formed, and how it can deceive us .
Jan. 30, 2020 - Science of Snow Water Forecasting
Sept. 18, 2019 - Beneath our feet: The geological story of Northeast Washington
June 30, 2019 - Cryptic Organisms - Fungi, Lichens & Mosses
June 8-9, 2019 - Indian Creek Community Forest BIOBLITZ
May 15, 2019 - Native Pollinators: Overhead & Underfoot
Mar. 27, 2019 - Adventures in Citizen Science
Feb. 25, 2019 - Silviculture: A Pend Oreille County Case Study
Dec. 10, 2018 - Priest River Water Temperature Study
July 21, 2018 - IDAH2O Water Quality Monitoring Workshop: 'Becoming a Master Water Steward'
OTHER SCIENCE EVENTS
SCIENCE WIZ QUIZ CONTEST ENDS APRIL 30TH
Last question Monday April 26, 2021... www.selkirkscience.org/contests.html
City Nature Challenge 2021 in Bonner county Idaho
April 30 - May 3 - Take pictures of wild pants and animals
May 4 - May 9 - Identification of what was found.
All ages are invited to participate with location of the photo when submitted. For more information click here or here.
Pend Oreille Chapter Shares Online Class Recordings by Idaho Master Naturalists.