Birds of Northern New York [S-18-8]
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||4 Sessions 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Wed 1:00 PM 04/25, 05/02, 05/09, 05/16|
Three presentations on birds of northern New York: “All About Birds,” “Boreal Birds of the Adirondacks,” and “Winter Bird Visitors of Northern New York,” plus a field trip to Massawepie Mire. The presentations are multi-media programs using videos, photographs, sound recordings, and PowerPoint slides.
Joan Collins, President of Adirondack Avian Expeditions & Workshops, LLC, leads birding trips year-round, is a New York State licensed guide, an Adirondack 46er, and has climbed all the Adirondack fire tower peaks. She is a past President of the New York State Ornithological Association and current editor of New York Birders. She is also Vice-President of “Northern New York Audubon,” past President of “High Peaks Audubon Society,” and past member of the “Board of Directors for the Audubon Council of New York State.” Joan has published several journal, magazine, and newspaper articles on wildlife and conservation topics in various publications including New York Birders, Conservationist, Adirondack Life Magazine, LOCALadk Magazine, and The Kingbird. She authored several warbler species accounts in addition to serving as a peer reviewer for The Second Atlas of Breeding Birds in New York State.
NOTE: View the SOAR website course page to find details on the field trip and some useful birding links.