May is bird conservation month for me. In an effort to become more aware and involved with local conservation related to birds here are the events I have put on my calendar:
International Migratory Bird Day
Saturday, May 8
8:00 - 10:00 AM
Bird Walk at the Los Angeles Zoo (free to zoo members)
I will be one of the walk leaders.
for reservations and info www.lazoo.org
It's Our Nature: Birds Can Save The World with John Fitzpatrick
Tuesday, May 18
Lecture at the Los Angeles Zoo ($8 for zoo members, $10 non-members)
An opportunity to hear the Director of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology and professor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University discuss the vital roles that birds play in fostering conservation of worldwide biological diversity.
For more info and tickets www.lazoo.org
What Bird is That?
Saturday, May 29
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Woodland Hills Public Library
I will be giving a FREE presentation on identifying local birds and nests. Beginners and children are encouraged to attend. There will be activities and fun.