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April 25, 2010

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April 25, 2010

I participated in local bird walks led by KBO volunteers shortly after moving to the sw Oregon area in mid 2009. I have since volunteered to be a leader on some of these walks and have continued to participate in walks led by other volunteers. The KBO staff are well organized and a pleasure to work with. I have also recently volunteered to edit their newsletter.

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What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

interacting with the staff and volunteers. They are always friendly and very knowledgable about birds. Their enthusiasm for birds and for dealing with people interested in birds is obvious.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Make a huge contribution to the storehouse of data about birds in North America and particularly in the northwest and perhaps more importantly greatly increase the awareness of the importance of birds and their habitat among the general public and media.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

April 22, 2010

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April 22, 2010

Klamath Bird Observatory runs a wonderful program for grade school children. They have a classroom presentation to prepare the kids for the outdoor activies--teaching them about birds and bird scientists (ornithologists). The next day, the kids are in the field where they observe mist netting; are taught to use binoculars; and go on a bird walk where they identify species (if older than 3rd grade) or identify birds by type of beak (if in 3rd grade). We count the numbers of birds and after the walk, the leader has the students calculate simple statistics. I'm impressed that they use real words like ornithologist, statistics, and species and don't

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What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

learning to work with kids...and of course, I get to see birds up close at the banding station.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

hard working and enthusiastic.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009

April 21, 2010

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April 21, 2010

I lead outings for the organization and I am also a board member. As an outing leader,I am able to experience KBO's good works first-hand

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

See first statement.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Hire a development director.

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What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Watching young kids begin to develop environmental literacy and an environmental ethic...

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Professionsl, but with a personal focus.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Build a facility that it deserves

Ways to make it better...

The organization had a volunteer coordinator.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Needs a physical plant to call its own.

One thing I'd also say is that...

Great organization.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009

April 21, 2010

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April 21, 2010

I loved it! learned so much about bird communities and their environment. Learned to train others as well and had a lot of fun!

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I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

the way I see birds now. They are very interesting creatures, very important in ecosystems.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

change nothing

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What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

how involved they are with the community

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

friendly, helpfull, caring and hard working

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

teach the community about avian conservation. Learn even more about avian communities and how they ar are affected by humans

Ways to make it better...

could not have been better

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

need for funds

One thing I'd also say is that...

One of the best experiences of my life.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2004

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