Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

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Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Categories: Virtual Events
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 
BIRDS OF PREY ONLINE BIRDING CLASS 
Hosted by: TreeSong Nature Awareness and Retreat Center
 
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Pacific Time VIA ZOOM (CLASSES NOT RECORDED)
Registration closes at 8:00 am the morning of the class. Be sure and reserve your spot!
 
INSTRUCTOR:
LAURA WHITTEMORE
 
Meet the many diurnal (active by day) birds of prey found west of the Cascades at this time of year. From the ubiquitous Red-tailed Hawk to the frustratingly similar Cooper's and Sharp-shinned Hawks, you'll get ID tips, natural history facts, and resources for further study of these amazing birds.
The presentation will include:
The major differences between eagles, hawks, and falcons
How to spot raptors and ID them by shape and size 
Habitat and prey preferences
Information about not only year-round residents like the Red-tailed Hawk but winter visitors like the Rough-legged Hawk and Merlin 
Tips on where to go raptor watching in winter in the Pacific Northwest
A wonderful opportunity to learn about and draw closer to the birds of prey that soar the skies of Washington and Oregon.
TUITION: $5 - $15 SLIDING SCALE
The link to the Zoom meeting will be sent out to attendees before the workshop time.

sign up at: https://www.facebook.com/events/938644953250674

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