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Vacation Day: Great Backyard Bird Count at ALNC!

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

| $55/child (ALNC members save 10%)

Every year, people from all over the country come together to count birds for the Great American Backyard Bird Count, a citizen science project that monitors bird populations. Each checklist submitted helps researchers at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology learn more about how birds are doing, and how to protect them and the environment we share. In addition to collect this info, we’ll hike using binoculars to search for birds, fill bird feeders, and have all sorts of feathery fun!

Cost: $55/child for full day (9am-4pm)

Please pack a sack lunch. AM and PM snacks provided.

Additional info:
– Vacation Day programming is designed for ages 5-12. Attendees will be split into groups according to age so material may be adjusted accordingly.
– Please send your child with appropriate clothing to spend the majority of the day outdoors and bug spray and/or sunscreen if appropriate.

Extended Day is available from 8-9am and 4-5:30pm at an additional cost.

Register for any Winter Vacation Day programs in December, January and February by clicking the button below.
We are piloting a new registration system for ALNC’s Winter Vacation Day programs. You may be prompted to create an account at CampDoc.com if you have not done so already. If you have comments and suggestions on the new system, we’d love to hear them. Please email us at alncreg@naturenet.com

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Details

Start:
February 19, 2018 9:00 am
End:
February 19, 2018 4:00 pm
Cost:
$55/child (ALNC members save 10%)
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Venue

Aldo Leopold Nature Center | Monona Campus
Phone:
(608) 221-0404
330 Femrite Drive Monona, 53716 United States
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