International Migratory Bird Day

  • Dates:May 12, 2018
  • Location:Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
  • City:Stonewall
  • Times:From: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Address: #1 Snow Goose Bay at Hwy 220 Stonewall, MB
  • Phone: 204-467-3300
  • Email:Send Email
  • Website:Visit Website
  • Region: Interlake
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Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at Oak Hammock Marsh, one of the best birding areas in Manitoba.

This year’s event celebrates the Year of the Bird!

Shorebird Blitz – 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM – Join birding experts Christian Artuso and Tim Poole from Manitoba’s Important Bird Area Program for a two hour shorebird blitz. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $6.00 per person.

Presentation by Christian Artuso – 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM – Learn some interesting facts about Manitoba’s Shorebirds.

Bird Banding – 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM – View songbird banding with the resident naturalist and see these little birds up close.

Bird Survey – 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM – Join an interpreter and record the bird species spotted in the marsh.

Craft – 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM – Help to make a colourful flock of birds by painting bird silhouettes that will be displayed in our lobby.

Image Credit: Laurie Orchard

 

 


International Migratory Bird Day
  • 204-467-3300
  • #1 Snow Goose Bay at Hwy 220
  • Stonewall, MB