|PO Box 207|
1241 Illinois River Rd
Selma, OR 97538
Phone: (541) 597-8530
Fax: (541) 597-8533
Contact: Siskiyou Field Institute
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
Welcome to Siskiyou Field Institute!
Siskiyou Field Institute's mission is to introduce people to one of the most diverse and intriguing bioregions in the world — the Klamath-Siskiyou Mountains — through field-based natural history classes.
June 12 - Stargazing, Part 2 - We've rescheduled the outdoor part of our Navigating the Night Sky class for Friday night, June 12. Instructor Shaina Niehans will guide us in exploring constellations and planets in the late-spring night sky. Cost is $20 for adults, $10 for children. If you registered for the March class, there is no charge. We'll start with a classroom introduction at 7:30 p.m.
Friday Night Free Learning on June 5th
June 13 - Orienteering - Change of location to Mt. Ashland
June 5 - "Trail Guides and Field Guides: Applegate Trails and Pacific Northwest Trees and Shrubs." Photographer Mark Turner and writer Diana Coogle will share highlights from their latest books at the Josephine County Community Library in Cave Junction. Starting time: 6:30 p.m. Free refreshments.
Browse our 2015 e-catalog and register online.
Our classes offer lifelong learning opportunities about this wonderful region. Whether you're curious about birds or botany, butterflies or geology, wildflower photography or nature writing — you're sure to find classes at Siskiyou Field Institute that catch your interest.
Register by phone: 541-597-8530 during office hours, 9-4 M-F
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The Spirit of the Forest in Words and Photos
Friday, June 05, 2015Photographer Mark Turner and writer Diana Coogle will guide your journey through the forest, as you view its universe through both camera lens and the interpretive power of language. Mark will help you learn to capture and interpret forest moods through creative composition, use of light, attention ... Read more...
Lava Beds Flora and Avifauna
Friday, June 05, 2015Explore the diverse habitats and fascinating mammals of Lava Beds National Monument. We’ll observe bats in forest and cave environments, and study their natural history. Monument staff will provide a Sunday morning session on natural resources management, including the pika monitoring project, and w... Read more...
Field Guides and Trail Guides: Two Authors' Highlights
Friday, June 05, 2015Join us for a feast of imagery and stories drawn from these two artists' recent publications. Mark's book is Trees & Shrubs of the Pacific Northwest, Diana's is Favorite Hikes of the Applegate: A Trail Guide with Stories and Histories, co-authored with Janeen Sathre. Their guides will be availab... Read more...
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