Field Ornithology Course (March - May 2017)


The Field Ornithology Course is an engaging, hands-on course that offers a fun way to learn more about the fascinating world of birds and improve your bird watching and identification skills. Each two part lecture will include a talk from a state or local scientist/ expert followed by an identification lesson. Field trips visit local birding hot spots and are led by experienced birders.  All skill levels are welcome!


  • Tuesday evening lectures: March 21, April 4 and 18, May 2 and 16, 2017 from 6-8:30 pm
  • Saturday morning field trips: March 25, April 8 and 22, and May 6 and 20, 2017 from 8-11 am



Lectures are held at the Kellogg Bird Sanctuary: 12685 East C Ave., Augusta, MI 49012.

Saturday field trips visit area birding hotspots including the Kellogg Bird Sanctuary, Kellogg Forest, Lux Arbor, and areas around Gull Lake.


General public.  All skill levels are welcome.

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