The Chirps, Tweets and Trills: Learn your local bird songs Course provides 14 hours of training to help Ottawa residents identify the birds that they will hear and see in the Ottawa area.
The training will focus on learning to identify the songs of the most common bird species in the Ottawa area. The course will also cover tips, tricks and technology for learning bird songs, and survey methods for the Ottawa Bird Count’s point count and census plot surveys. By the end of the course, participants should be able to quickly recognize the songs of at least the 70 most common species that are encountered within the Ottawa area.
The course is seven consecutive Saturday mornings (8 – 10 am) starting April 11, 2015.