Date: 11/4/19 10:26 am From: Anne Swaim <anneswaim...> Subject: [nysbirds-l] Event Reminder: BBA Workshop this Sun Nov 10
Reminder for Lower Hudson Birders of NYS Breeding Bird Atlas Training Workshop THIS Sunday, November 10, 9:00am at Hubbard Lodge Fahnestock State Park presented by NYS BBAIII Coordinator Julie Hart.
More details below. RSVP to <office...>
Calling all birders in the Lower Hudson Valley! This is a regional workshop sponsored by both Saw Mill River Audubon and Putnam Highlands Audubon for regional birders to learn about the upcoming New York State Breeding Bird Atlas, beginning in 2020. Free.
REGISTER: <office...> or at 914-666-6503.
This workshop will cover the critical role of the atlas for conserving birds and habitats in NY, help you interpret breeding behaviors, and teach you how to enter your observations in eBird. Whether you are a beginner or advanced birder, participating in the atlas will strengthen your birding skills while contributing valuable data to a statewide conservation project.
Come prepared! Please bring a laptop, tablet, and/or smartphone; your eBird account login information (create a free account at www.ebird.org), and binoculars. If you bring a tablet or smartphone, install the eBird app and make sure you can log in to your account.