This two-day workshop is for beginners, introducing them to bird watching. The workshop will include an audio-visual talk by an expert on how to identify birds, followed by a demonstration of preserved bird specimens from the BNHS Collections. The workshop will also include a field trip where participants will be introduced to field techniques for bird identification.
Highlights: Study of preserved bird specimens that will be demonstrated during the workshop. The participants get an opportunity to learn field techniques also, like bird calls for identification of birds.
Workshop Charges: Rs.2,500/- for Members and Rs. 3,000/- for others.
Reporting: Saturday, 10th Dec 2016: At 3:30 pm at Hornbill House, Dr. Salim Ali Chowk, Opp. Lion Gate, near Kalaghoda, Mumbai 400001 The programme will conclude by 7.00 pm.
Sunday, 11th Dec 2016: Field trip to Karnala Bird Sanctuary. Bus will leave from Dadar T.T. (near Chandu Halwai) at 6:00 a.m., Chembur (near Diamond Garden) at 6:20 a.m., Vashi (Vashi Jn.) 6.40 a.m. The participants will return to Dadar by 12:30 p.m
Registration*:Call Hornbill House 22871202/22821811, Mon-Fri 09:30 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Participants are required to carry snacks and adequate water during field trips. http://www.bnhs.org/