Continuing Education

Introduction to Bird Watching

Course Detail

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NOTE: May 4 @ UWBC (classroom portion) is at 6-8:30 PM
May 5 (field day) @ Hunt Hill is at 7-9 AM

Learn to identify backyard and woodland birds and spend some time in the field practicing your new-found skills in this 2-part course! Participants will learn basic skills in using binoculars to study birds, and will learn to identify birds based on shape, flying patterns, behaviors, colors and other characteristics using binoculars and the naked eye. Become familiar with some of the common avian species found in our area.