SPRING BIRDING WEEKEND
May 18 - May 20
Presenter: Casey Rucker has studied birding all over the world and extensively in West Virginia. He has led many birding excursions in the Appalachian mountains and is editor of Redstart, a publication of the Brooks Bird Club. Course content: Basics of birding, birding ethics, morning bird walks, brief history of land use in WV, local habitats and bird guilds, breeding cycles, challenges of protecting and raising young, bird population facts and trends, birding around the world, WV breeding bird atlas. Check out the website yewmountain.org for times.