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CAMN* Advanced Training: Bird Friendly Yard Workshop

September 16 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

| $30.00

CLASS IS FULL PER AUDUBON WEBSITE

“Your yard – and the kinds of plants in it – matters more than you may know.”

Start taking steps to make your yard more bird-friendly by attending our first Bird-Friendly Yard Workshop!

When: Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 8:30am-3:00pm

Where: Little Rock Audubon Center (4500 Springer Blvd., Little Rock, AR 72206)

Participants will learn more about what features should be incorporated into a bird-friendly yard, how to utilize local resources, and how to gain Bird-Friendly Yard Certification through the Arkansas Audubon Society. 

Participants will attend sessions on: 

  1. Backyard Hazards to Birds- Presented by Allan Mueller (Retired USFWS, Arkansas Audubon Society)
  2. Citizen Science- Presented by Dr. Dan Scheiman (Audubon Arkansas)
  3. Native Plant Landscaping- Presented by Jane Gulley (Master Gardener, Audubon Society of Central Arkansas)
  4. Invasive Plants- Presented by Randy Forst (Pulaski County Extension Agent, University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service)

Lunch presentation by Wild Birds Unlimited!

Cost: $30/person (Due at start of workshop with cash/check/card). Lunch and materials included. 

SPACE IS LIMITED!

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$30.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://act.audubon.org/onlineactions/HfN6NWqFpUOuzzV5EiHRiQ2

Organizer

Uta Meyer

Venue

Audubon Center
4500 Springer Blvd
Little Rock, AR 72206 United States
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