UK celebrity birder David Lindo, aka 'The Urban Birder', shares the magic and thrills of urban birding and tips for birding during global pandemics. The Basics of Urban Birding session is for beginners and people who are curious about the birds they see around them but can’t recognize.
Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society
Member Meeting and Summer Speaker Series 2020
Program: “Urban Birding Basics”
Presenter: David Lindo, The Urban Birder
Date & Time: Tuesday, June 2, 2020: Member Meeting at 7:30 p.m. and Speaker at 8:00 p.m. Programs are free and open to the public.
Note: Join us at 7:15 p.m. to answer any tech questions you may have. Go to the Western Cuyahoga Audubon Virtual Conference Center for a listing of programs. Download FreeConferenceCall.com Apps for Android, iPhone and iPad
Description: UK celebrity birder David Lindo, aka 'The Urban Birder', shares the magic and thrills of urban birding and tips for birding during global pandemics. The Basics of Urban Birding session is for beginners and people who are curious about the birds they see around them but can’t recognize. Our conversation will be non-technical and relevant to everyone in COVID-19 lockdown. David will talk about the concept of looking for birds in an urban environment and how we can train ourselves to hear birds over the sound of city life. He talks about how to recognize birds you begin to notice and come to expect in urban Ohio. We’ll also talk about what binoculars to get and how to use them and how to use field guides. David helps us to understand more deeply the emotional and mental benefits of watching urban birds.
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VIDEO You'll want to watch Look Up! with David Lindo, aka 'The Urban Birder', in a special pre-event conversation with host, Betsey O'Hagan. David outlines what you'll learn at the “Urban Birding Basics” presentation, reflects how COVID-19 has affected birding life for him, and the backstory on his new popular program, “In Conservation With..." and three upcoming books!
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Join us Tue June 2nd just before the program at 7:15 p.m. by going to the Western Cuyahoga Audubon Virtual Conference Center and log in. We'll help address any tech questions you may have. For persistent issues, go to the FreeConferenceCall Support page or email 'Betsey' at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll try to aid you further. During the program post questions for the speaker in chat. The recorded program will be available at the website. Download FreeConferenceCall.com Apps for Android, iPhone and iPad
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