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Nature of Montezuma Lecture Series:  Bird Banding with Dr. John Van Niel

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Feb. 2, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Nature of Montezuma Lecture Series:  Bird Banding with Dr. John Van Niel

Dr. John Van Niel, a Professor of Environmental Conservation at Finger Lakes Community College, has been a bird bander since 1999. Participants will learn how to safely capture and handle songbirds, the scientific reasons for placing bands on birds, and what information researchers can obtain from a bird “in the hand”. Bring your camera as this will be a great experience to see birds up close and personal. Fee: $5/child, $8/adult, $25/family.

Space is limited and registration is required for all programs. Programs will proceed with or without snow. Please call 315-365-3588 or e-mail montezuma@audubon.org.

*FREE for Friends of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex.

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Date:
February 2
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Montezuma Audubon Center
2295 State Rt. 89
Savannah, NY 13146 United States
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