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Birds and Schools video conference (in English)

A video conference between schools on the East Atlantic Flyway. Pupils will visit their local wetland centres in Sweden (Lake Takern), the Netherlands (Terschelling and Oostvaardersplassen) and the Basque Country (Urdaibai) during the week to learn about migratory birds, and count the individuals and species they see there. Then on Friday they will all meet online in a video conference, chaired from Slimbridge, UK. They will let their peers know the species they saw and what they learned. 

 

World Migratory Bird Day - Cedar City, Utah

 

World Migratory Bird Day - Saturday May 11th in Cedar City, UT

Starts at 7:00 AM and Ends at Noon (Mountain Standard Time)

Join local resource agencies and local bird enthusiasts for:

Bird Walks, Bird Related Educational Activities and Games, Bird Identification, Mist Net and Banding Demonstration! 

A Bird Themed Poster Art Contest for local students Kindergarten through 6th Grade.

Coulee Clean-Up/Shoreline Clean-Up at Botterill Bottom Park

Do you want to help keep our local waterways clean? Join the Nature Centre at a shoreline clean-up to help better understand the types of garbage affecting Lethbridge's shorelines. Help pick up garbage along the banks of the Oldman River!  We provide gloves, bags, and checklists to track the types of garbage found. Please plan to wear sturdy footwear, dress for the weather, and bring a friend! No pre-registration necessary, simply meet at the designated location!

Plastic free picnic with Pelee Island Bird Observatory

Join the staff of Pelee Island Bird Observatory for our annual community picnic. Held on the weekend of World Migratory Bird Day, we are aiming for a waste-free event this year. Please bring your own reusable plate, cup and cutlery. Suggested donation is $5

To visit our banding station prior to the picnic, email info@pibo.ca for location. The banding station is open from dawn till approximately noon, weather permitting. 

World Migratory Bird Day

The event is celebrated every year in resorts and schools. This year, it includes presentations on migratory birds and fun games related to birds along with an awareness talk. The last actvity of the event would be a beach cleanup and waste sorting with the participants being offered refreshments and group pictures.

Born with Music at Visual Arts Mississuga

Celebrating one of the most remarkable comeback stories — how the world's largest swan, native only to North America, the magnificent Trumpeter, was brought back after 100 years of extinction in this Province through 30 years of work by dedicated volunteers. The photography exhibit will showcase captures from over three years from Meera Sulaiman, conservation talk, live musical performance and door prizes. It's a free event open to the public to help create more awareness for conservation.

"Broken Wings- Birds under threat"- temporary exhibition

 This exhibition aims to focus people's attention on dangers birds face today, from habitat loss to illegal hunting. The exhibition features bird species from Europe, represented by museum specimens, and texts that "tell"each bird story.Visitors can also access an InfoTouch presentation showing the most endangered birdsong species of Romania and can listen to their specific songs.

Karanambu Bird Festival

In celebration of World Migratory Bird Day- Karanambu Lodge and Trust, pioneers in conservation and birding tourism in the Rupununi and Guyana is hosting its first ever Karanambu Bird Festival to promote the the importance of birds and bird conservation to the region and inspire another generation of birding watchers, conservationists and tour guides. Events commentce at 8am, invited are young people ages 8-18yrs form the villages of Yupukari, Kwaimatta, Quatatta, Massara and Binna Hill to enjoy a day of learnign and fun. with birdwatchign trips, games, crafts and lunch.

World Migratory Bird Day

Students from different schools will be taken outdoors for birding and different sorts of nature and wildlife related activities and a small workshop on wildlife awareness and conservation.

Día Mundial de las Aves Migratorias 2018

Este evento será celebrado en el Centro Universitario de la Costa Sur, Universidad de Guadalajara, organizado por el Proyecto Aves del Departamento de Ecología y Recursos Naturales y la Coordinación de Extensión. Este evento tiene como meta principal fomentar la educación e importancia de las aves migratorias y residentes, así como sus hábitats y los retos que enfrentan cada año. Para esto, tendremos algunas ponencias de profesores, experiencias de estudiantes de IRNA en el estudio de aves, autoridades e investigadores del área de la conservación de las aves.

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