Educational Activity

World Migratory Bird Day at Strawberry Plains Audubon Center

World Migratory Bird Day

Celebrate World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) with a morning of:

Songbird Banding
Guided Bird Hikes
Presentations on SPAC’s bird conservation efforts and research
Trash clean-up for WBMD’s 2019 theme “Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution” 

The Flyway is my Highway!

Price Elementary from Mesquite, Texas will be visiting the John Bunker Sands Wetland Center, just 20 minutes southeast of the school.  Students will begin with a classroom presention on bird adaptaions, basic bird identification and migration.  They will then head outside for some fun hands-on activities that teach about migraion, stop-over areas and land management.  Students will learn how to use binoculars, the importance of bird lists, and the joy of bird observation!  The second half of the day will focus on wildlife ecosystems wiht an emphasis on bird habitat.  They will learn about f

Columbia School Celebrates Migratory Birds

Third Graders at Columbia Elementary in Bellingham are participating in World Migratory Bird Day as part of a unit on Ornithology.  Students are researching migratory birds and the challenges they face.  We are partnering with RESources for Sustainable Communities to learn about waste reduction, particularly about reducing the use of plastics at the individual, school, and community level.  As a culminating event, we will take a walking field trip to our local beach to engage in a beach clean-up on Thursday, May 2nd.  Students will also make bird masks and costumes to participate in our cit

Bird ringing and birdwatching in Asinara National Park (Sardinia - Italy)

During our project of bird ringing to study the spring migration of birds (2019 is the 22nd year of activity of our ringing station), we will also complete a detailed list of all the sightings of birds during the weekend and we will greet all the visitors of the National Park, explaining them the migration routes and the ecology of birds, and raising awareness about conservation.

Feria del Colegio Franciscano del Ejido San Agustin_Stand Importancia de las aves y la contaminación por residuos plásticos

El ejido de san agustín ofrece una feria anual, en la cual se realizan diversas actividades culturales y recreativas, nosotros tendremos un stand donde ofreceremos pláticas acerca de la problemática que acarrea el uso desmedido del plástico, las aves y su importancia, talleres de huertos urbanos, juegos y pintura para los niños.

Limpieza comunitaria en Punta Allen

Amigos de Sian Ka'an A.C impulsa limpiezas en conjunto con  la comunidad de Punta Allen con el objetivo de prevenir la generación y fomentar la valorización, el tratamiento y la disposición final de los residuos de forma social y ambientalmente responsable, para lograr un Punta Allen limpio.

PAU Tapachula

Desarrollo de talleres con distintos contenidos que se centran en el conocimiento de las aves.

World Migratory Bird Day

Parco Natura Viva supports the Life + Reason for Hope project which is trying to reintroduce the Northern Bald Ibis in Europe re-establishing its migration route from their breeding areas in Austria to the wintering area in Tuscany (Italy). On the occasion of the World Migratory Bird Day we will learn many curiosities about this animal and we will play a funny game on migration. Furthermore, we will highlight the issue of pollution caused by plastic, to understand how this damages wildlife, especially birds.

Nature and Art: 2019 World Migratory Bird Day by Merced Environmental Literacy Collective

Everyone is welcome to join us for a day of events across California's Central Valley!  We will begin on the western side of Merced County at O'Neill Forebay, part of the Four Rivers Sector of California State Parks.  The next location will be the San Luis National Wildlife Refuge outside of Los Banos.  Early in the afternoon there will be activities at Applegate Park near Beark Creek in the City of Merced.  We will finish the day in the Yosemite Lake area (Merced County Parks), near the University of California Merced.

WMBD by Friends of Bombay Hook

 

Ericka Miller DVM, Staff Veterinarian for Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research will focus on this year's theme for World Migratory Bird Day: ‘Be the Solutions to Plastic Pollution,’ by talking about how plastics and other toxins harm birds and other wildlife. Program is in the Visitor Center auditorium. Program sponsored by Friends of Bombay Hook.

 

 

 

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