Birding Program

The Acadiana Master Naturalist-Birding Program is NOW taking applications. Our first two workshops are mostly instruction with some field time. Most of the other workshops are almost exclusively field time. The fee for the program is $250. Acadiana Master Naturalist birders

Program dates are August 26, 2017 – May 20, 2018.  To apply to the birding program, please visit our Birding Application Page.  If you have any questions, send an email to AMNBirding@ gmail.com or phone (337) 291-8448.

 

2017/2018 BIRDING PROGRAM SCHEDULE

INTRO – AUGUST 4 (FRI) – 6-8PM – NATURE STATION

WORKSHOP 1 – AUGUST 26 – 7AM-1PM – NATURE STATION

WORKSHOP 2 – SEPTEMBER 16 – 9AM-4PM – LSU MUSEUM IN BATON ROUGE AND LAKE MARTIN BOAT TOUR

WORKSHOP 3 – OCTOBER 14 – 7:30-2PM – PALMETTO ISLAND STATE PARK BIRD BANDING AND INTRACOASTAL BIRDING

WORKSHOP 4 – NOVEMBER 18 – 7:30-2PM – CADE FARM AND MATT’S PROPERTY

CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNTS IN DECEMBER, VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

WORKSHOP 5 & 6 – JANUARY 20-21 – 7:30AM UNTIL NEXT AFTERNOON – I-49 REST AREA, CHENYVILLE, WOODWORTH (OVERNIGHT)

WORKSHOP 7 – MARCH 3 – PINTAIL LOOP AND THORNWELL

WORKSHOP 8 & 9 – APRIL 21-22 – TIME TBA – ROCKEFELLER, CAMERON PARISH (OVERNIGHT)

WORKSHOP 10 – MAY 20 – 7AM-1PM – INDIAN BAYOU WILDLIFE AREA AND GRADUATION

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