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