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Birding in NYC Lunch & Learn

Heather Wolf's Birding NYC

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Location Financial District, 87 Nassau Street
Price $750.00 total 
Duration 30 minutes
Group Size Up to 200 ppl
Note: Group size can be changed after booking if needed.
Recommended For For Nature Lovers, For Lifelong Learners

Description

Event Description: 

Over 300 species of birds have been spotted in New York City, from year-round residents to migrants passing through on their way to and from the tropics.

Learn how to experience the magic of bird migration, with tips for finding colorful birds you never knew existed right here in the city. In this presentation, you will learn:

  • Why birds from the Caribbean, Central and South America pay a visit to NYC very year.
  • The city’s top hotspots for observing birds. 
  • Tips for finding migrating birds in hotspots, your local park, or your neighborhood.


Event Itinerary: 

  1. We'll wait for guests to arrive and get settled
  2. Heather will begin presenting the content
  3. We'll wrap up with some final Q&A
  4. We'll hand out books if host has purchased them (book cost additional $14.95+tax/book)


Each guest will go home with: 

  • A signed copy of Birding at the Bridge: In Search of Every Bird on the Brooklyn Waterfront (optional for $14.95+tax/book)

About the Instructor: 

Heather Wolf is a NYC-based birder and author of Birding at the Bridge: In Search of Every Bird on the Brooklyn Waterfront. She works for Cornell Lab of Ornithology as a web developer for sites including eBird and Birds of North America. 

Heather has taught birding classes at Brooklyn Brainery, given lectures for various organizations including NYC Audubon and Brooklyn Public Library, and has led bird walks for Brooklyn Bridge Park, Washington Square Park Eco Projects, Florida Trail Association, and more.

How to Book

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  4. On the day of your event, you'll have a blast!
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What others have said about this event

May
Heather's life-long passion for birds really transpired through her cute and quirky presentation. She's so knowledgeable about all types of birds and gave us some great tips about how we can locate them in our own backyard (or some fun hotspots)! Heather covered everything from sounds to behaviors to cool technology we can use to help track them down! This class ended up being really suitable for our group, as we had a ton of bird lovers and birding enthusiasts. I'd recommend this for all the NYC bird lovers out there!