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West Virginia Bird Discovery Weekend at Blackwater Falls
May 31, 2018 @ 9:01 pm - June 2, 2018 @ 9:01 pm
Learn more about West Virginia birds during the Bird Discovery Weekend at Blackwater Falls State Park. During this weekend, learn more about raptors, wood warblers and birding as a hobby. This wonderful birding event is designed to give advanced and beginning birders a chance to see and listen to birds at a variety of scenic, bird-filled mountain habitats. Noted naturalist Bill Beatty will lead birding field trips and presentations. Field trips are limited to 30 participants. A minimal fee is required to participate, and preregistration is recommended.
Programs, classes and field trips include:
- Beginning–and Beyond–Birder’s Workshop
- Wood Warblers of West Virginia
- Raptors of West Virginia
- Canaan Valley Habitats
There also will be free time for individual birding and photography. To learn more and to register for activities and classes, contact Paulita Cousin at (304) 259-5216 or [email protected]