Date: 1/8/18 12:46 pm
From: Justyn Stahl <justyn.stahl...> [SanDiegoRegionBirding] <SanDiegoRegionBirding-noreply...>
Subject: [SanDiegoRegionBirding] SDFO presents "Birding Paraguay" with John Sterling - Jan 16, 2018
SDFO Event – January 16, 2018 at 6:00 pm is the next meeting of San Diego
Field Ornithologists.



Program – Birding in Paraguay presented by John Sterling. John will talk
about his adventures on two trips through Paraguay. From the dry Chaco in
the west to the Atlantic rainforests of the east, this country will soon be
on the map for international birders. John was the team leader that
developed a curriculum for training birding guides in Paraguay for National
Audubon Society and the Inter-American Development Bank. He was able to
bird with several of the graduates of the Advanced Training Course. John
will talk about the new opportunities for birding ecotourism and will
illustrate his talk with his photos.

John Sterling is a wildlife biologist and consultant whose clients include
The Nature Conservancy, National Audubon Society, the Center for Natural
Lands Management, CA Department of Water Resources, The Kern Water Bank and
the Smithsonian Institution. He was a former staff avian ecologist at the
Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, and for several universities and US
Forest Service research labs in additional to working for two environmental
consulting firms in California. John is a diehard birder since 1971 and
loves teaching his identification workshops and leading his international
tours (spots open in 2018: Morocco and Paraguay).



Click here for Meeting Details and Map
<http://www.sandiegofieldornithologists.org/?page_id=61>.

If you were a member of SDFO in 2017 – time to renew. 2018 renewals are
being accepted. Click here for SDFO membership instructions
<http://www.sandiegofieldornithologists.org/?page_id=43>. Please make sure
to include your current email address.



Justyn Stahl

San Diego Field Ornithologists <http://www.sandiegofieldornithologists.org/>

Program Chair

 
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