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What Can Woodcock Teach Us About Bird Migration?

Wednesday, May 18,
5:30 pm
to 6:30 pm

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A biologist holds an American Woodcock at a bird banding station. (photo © Arlen Breiholz via the Flickr Creative Commons)

How rigid are the “rules” of bird migration? Join wildlife biologist Liam Berigan as he shares some surprising observations from the first four years of an international woodcock monitoring project, and examines their implications for migratory bird conservation.

5:30 to 6:30 p.m. via Zoom. Closed captioning will be available. To get the login details, please register here.

Presenter: Liam Berigan (he/him) is a wildlife biologist whose work focuses on the movements, habitat use, and survival of migratory birds. He graduated from Kansas State University in 2020 with a Master’s degree in Biology, and is now pursuing a PhD in Wildlife Ecology at the University of Maine. He is currently a graduate student researcher for the Eastern Woodcock Migration Research Cooperative (woodcockmigration.org).

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Date:
Wednesday, May 18
Time:
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
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Location

Zoom

Contact

Brett Amy Thelen
Phone:
(603) 525-3394
Email:
thelen@harriscenter.org