Contact:

Daniel Fitts 
Adirondack Park Institute 
adkinstitute@yahoo.com 
518-327-3376 

When

Friday June 3, 2011 at 9:00 AM EDT
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Sunday June 5, 2011 at 1:00 PM EDT


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Where

8023 NYS Route 30

Paul Smith's College VIC

Paul Smiths, NY  12970

 

 
Driving Directions 

 

Featuring

 Scott Weidensaul

Author, Naturalist and Renowned Bird Expert

Sponsored by Northern New York Audubon

Scott

  Schedule of Events

 FRIDAY, June 3rd:

9am-5pm: Check In / Materials available at the Paul Smith's College VIC

SPECIAL FIELD TRIP:   Boreal Ecology Workshop (fee):

9:00 am-1:00 pm - Meet at Massaweepie Mire and walk to the Mire (learning
ecology of bogs/wetlands, plant identification, etc.).  Limited birding opportunities.

1:00 pm -  Lunch at The Wild Center (included) and free admission for the day.

AT The VIC:

2-4 pm: Wetland Walk at the VIC

Dinner on your own.

7-8:30pm: Dessert Reception at the VIC (pre-registration)

9-10pm: Owl Prowl at the VIC 

SATURDAY, June 4th:

7-11:30am:

Choice of Field Trips:  Whiteface Mountain, Intervale Lowlands, Madawaska, Osgood River (canoe trip), Bloomingdale Bog, Spring Pond Bog.

Beginner Birder Workshop at the VIC.

9:30am-4:30pm: Vendors at the VIC

11:30am-1:30pm: Lunch at the VIC

1-3:00pm:

Choice of Workshops: A variety of workshops will be available to choose from.

Dinner on your own.

7:00-8:00pm: Keynote Speaker at the VIC:

 Scott Weidensaul, Author, Naturalist and Renowned Bird Expert

8:00 pm: Reception and Benefit Drawing at the VIC

 SUNDAY, June 5th:

7-11:30am:  Repeat of Saturday’s Field Trips          

"Beginning" birders graduate and can pick a field trip.

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