Birding Program

The Acadiana Master Naturalist-Birding Program will take applications until filled. 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 July/August through April/May of the following year.  To apply to the birding program, please visit our Birding Application Page.  If you have any questions, send an email to AMNBirding@ gmail.com. If you do not have email, call (337) 291-8448 so they can put you in touch with the birding director.

 

2019/2020 BIRDING PROGRAM SCHEDULE

INTRO – JULY 26 (FRI) – 6-8PM – NATURE STATION

WORKSHOP 1 – AUGUST 24 – 7AM-1PM – NATURE STATION

WORKSHOP 2 – SEPTEMBER 21 – 9AM-4PM – LSU MUSEUM IN BATON ROUGE AND ATCHAFALAYA BASIN BOAT TOUR

WORKSHOP 3 – OCTOBER 19 – 7:30-2PM – PALMETTO ISLAND STATE PARK BIRD BANDING AND INTRACOASTAL BIRDING

WORKSHOP 4 – NOVEMBER 16 – 7:30-2PM – CADE FARM AND MATT CONN’S PROPERTY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNTS IN DECEMBER, VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

WORKSHOP 5 & 6 – JANUARY 18/19 – 7:30AM UNTIL NEXT AFTERNOON – I-49 REST AREA, CHENYVILLE, WOODWORTH (OVERNIGHT)

WORKSHOP 7 – FEBRUARY 22 – PINTAIL LOOP AND THORNWELL

WORKSHOP 8 & 9 – MARCH– TIME TBA – ROCKEFELLER, CAMERON PARISH (OVERNIGHT)

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

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