Have you always wanted to learn more about the life of birds? Register now to participate in a bird-watching workshop offered by the Friends of Gatineau Park. Mr Robert Alvo, an expert ornithologist and author of the recently published book, Being a Bird in North America (BABINA), introduces you to the practice of bird-watching, including the following topics:
Equipment to invest in
Planning your outings
Learning where the best bird-watching spots are in Gatineau park and in the region
Resources available for amateur birdwatchers
Observing while respecting the environment
The workshop consists of an indoor presentation followed by a hike with practical exercises. This activity is for persons aged 13 and older. Reservations required.
Bring your binoculars and field guide if you have them. Some binoculars will be on hand to loan.
Copies of Rob’s book will be available for purchase for $40, taxes in, payable by cash or credit card.
When? Saturday, June 4, 2016 (in French) 8 am to 10 am
Sunday, June 5, 2016 (in English) 8 am to 10 am
Cost? Member of Friends of Gatineau Park: Adult: $16; Student (13+)/Senior (65+): $13; Family: 34$