The Urban Birder Day Course - Brooklyn, NYC

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"The Urban Birder" David Lindo's "The Urban Birder Day Course" is coming to Brooklyn! It will be led by Brooklyn urban birder Heather Wolf. PLEASE NOTE: David Lindo will not be at this event.

Cost: $85 per person.
Price includes one signed copy of Heather Wolf's book Birding at the Bridge: In Search of Every Bird on the Brooklyn Waterfront (with foreword by David Lindo)
Location: DUMBO / Downtown Brooklyn (Exact meeting location will be emailed to you once you register for the course.)

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This day course will be held in Brooklyn, NY during the height of fall migration and led by Heather Wolf.

You’ll learn about urban birding and practice in the field with landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge as a backdrop. Learn how to find and identify urban birds, how and where birds migrate, birding ethics, and more. We can expect to encounter migrating birds including warblers, vireos, flycatchers.

We’ll visit various locations including Brooklyn Heights Promenade, Brooklyn Borough Hall, Cadman Plaza, and other urban green spaces in the area.

There will be a one hour lunch stop in an area with various food options (Brooklyn pizza, deli, etc.). Please note that food is not included in ticket price.

Instructor Bio:

Heather Wolf is a Brooklyn-based birder and author of Birding at the Bridge: In Search of Every Bird on the Brooklyn Waterfront. She works for Cornell Lab of Ornithology as a web developer for sites including eBird and Birds of North America. Heather has taught birding classes at Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Brooklyn Brainery, given lectures for various organizations including NYC Audubon and Brooklyn Public Library, and has led bird walks for Brooklyn Bridge Park, Washington Square Park Eco Projects, and more. She blogs her photos at brooklynbridgebirds.com.

Check out David Lindo's The Urban Birder World here.

Please note that David Lindo will not be at this course. It will be led by Heather Wolf.

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