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Great Backyard Bird Count Day

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Event Details

Date:

February 18

Time:

10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Event Category:

Website:
https://www.ncarboretum.org/allaboutbirds/

Location:

Education Center

ONSITE Saturday, February 18, 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

The Arboretum will celebrate its Great Backyard Bird Count Day with beginner bird walks, bird crafts and live bird demonstrations available to the public. This is in conjunction with the Great Backyard Bird Count, an international effort to encourage people of all ages to report their observations of birds to help scientists learn about their populations. This program is free; however, standard non-member parking fees apply.

 

10:00 a.m. through 2:30 p.m. Indoor Exhibitors Education Center Lobby
10:00 a.m. through 2:30 p.m. Bird Mist Netting Demonstration Bird-Friendly Garden
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Beginning Bird Walk 1 Starting at Education Center Lobby
2:30 p.m. Live Raptor Demonstration Locke Craig and Classroom 2
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Beginning Bird Walk 2 Starting at Education Center Lobby