EVENT: Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center holds bird banding workshop on Nov. 15

12 11 2008


By SANDRA OKAMOTO | The Ledger-Inquirer

Charlie Muise, coordinator of Georgia’s Important Bird Area program, will show volunteers how to catch, identify and band birds.

The workshop is 7:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 15 at Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, 3535 S. Lumpkin Road.

He expects to catch northern cardinals, Carolina wrens, American goldfinches, mourning doves, downy woodpeckers, red-bellied woodpeckers, tufted titmice, mockingbirds and other species.

The fee is $5, $2 for children 10 and younger.

Call 706-687-4090.




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