Shorebird Workshop – Yeppoon
Birdlife Capricornia will be hosting a fascinating workshop into shorebird populations that visit Capricornia.
Limited places available. If you are interested please send an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org .
The workshop is free but attendees will be encouraged to bring along own binoculars.
Preliminary programme (subject to change)
- The East Asian Australasian Flyway and its importance
- Shorebirds 2020 program
- Local shorebird survey sites – trends over the past ten years
- Visit to a shorebird site
- Morning tea
- Shorebird ecology and migration
- Identification of shorebirds that visit Capricornia
- Counting methods
- Recording and submitting surveys
- Threats and declines
- Shorebird quiz with a prize and wrap up