Date: 3/28/18 11:49 am
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] "Hands-On Bird Science" program at Hog Island - Scholarships!

Thanks to Pete Salmansohn and the National Audubon Society for letting
us know about this opportunity.

Barbara Volkle

Northborough, MA



An unusual scholarship opportunity is opening up at the Hog Island
Audubon Camp in Maine for their Hands-On Bird Science session, June
10-15.National Audubon will provide several 50% subsidies to individuals
who would like attend this program of the "doing of ornithology" -mist
netting and bird banding, preparing bird study skins, bird censusing on
a 330 acre island, and sound recordings of birds.See the program
description at the website, and then, if interested, contact Hog Island
program director Eva Matthews Lark at <hogisland...>
<mailto:<hogisland...> for more information on how to
apply.These scholarships are worth approximately $550 towards the full
price of $1095 for this all-inclusive 6-day program, including food,
lodging, boat trips, instruction, etc.

Pete Salmansohn

National Audubon Society

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