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CANCELED: World Migratory Bird Day

May 9, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Coastal birds walking on the beach.

To ensure the health and safety of our community given the recent Coronavirus (COVID-19) developments, World Migratory Bird Day and the Project Flying Wild Teacher workshop have been canceled. 

Celebrate World Migratory Bird Day at the UGA Aquarium! Learn about the incredible diversity of shorebirds that visit our coast during their migratory journeys. Bring the family for a fun day of handson activities, interactive presentations and animal encounters.  

Cost: General Admission to the UGA Aquarium. Visit this page to learn about admission prices.

Questions? Contact Kayla Clark at kayla270@uga.edu or 912-598-3345.

Español:
¡Celebra el Día Mundial de las Aves Migratorias en el Acuario de UGA! Aprende sobre la diversidad increíble de las aves playeras que visitan nuestras costa durantes sus viajes migratorios. Trae a tu familia para un día divertido llena de actividades prácticas, presentaciones interactivas y encuentros con animales.

Costo: Entrada general al Acuario de UGA. Visita este página del web para aprender más sobre precios entradas.

¿Preguntas? Contacta a Kayla Clark por kayla270@uga.edu o 912-598-3345.

(CANCELED) Project Flying Wild Teacher Workshop

This educator workshop will take place from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. during the Migratory Bird Day celebration at the UGA Aquarium. It introduces formal and informal teachers to the Project Wild sponsored curriculum, “Flying Wild: an Educator’s Guide to Celebrating Birds.” The $15 fee for this workshop covers a copy of the curriculum guide and certificate of completion. Flying WILD is a Project WILD conservation education curriculum for middle-school students sponsored in Georgia by the Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division.

Register for the workshop here

Flying WILD introduces middle-school students to bird conservation through school bird festivals and hands-on classroom activities. Flying WILD helps teachers by providing interdisciplinary, standards-based lessons that engage students in real-world learning. By participating in Flying WILD activities, students will gain opportunities to learn and lead. The Flying WILD guide includes suggestions, instructions, and resources for doing service leaning activities, such as conducting a school bird festival and participating in habitat improvement projects. 

Details

Date:
May 9
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Venue

UGA Aquarium
30 Ocean Science Circle Savannah, GA 31411 United States
Website:
gacoast.uga.edu
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