At this Birding presentation, participants of all ages will:
Learn to identify some common local birds
Learn about Important Bird Areas of international significance, including Somenos Marsh
Discover eBirding - it's better than Pokémon Go!
Help to contribute to citizen science, while having fun!
Krista is a naturalist & photographer who learned much about nature from her local naturalists club, the Comox Valley Naturalists Society. Krista is Coordinator of the BC Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas (IBA) Program for BC Nature (Federation of BC Naturalists) Her role as Coordinator is to support the network of more than 50 volunteer Caretakers who monitor more than 80 IBAs in BC. She is currently obsessed with eBirding - sharing bird sightings online, and contributing to citizen science, as part of an international network.
Fee: $10, children free