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Birdwatching for Citizen Science at Rice Creek

By Rice Creek Field Station

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 9am to 10am

+ 10 dates

  • Tuesday, February 8, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, February 15, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, February 22, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, March 8, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, March 15, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, March 29, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, April 5, 2022 9am to 10am
  • Tuesday, April 12, 2022 9am to 10am

193 Thompson Road, Oswego, NY 13126

https://www.oswego.edu/rice-creek/ #birdwatching4science
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Beginners and experts alike are welcomed to participate in counting birds for citizen science at Rice Creek Field Station, Tuesdays from 9 to 10 am, November through April. This drop-in program is free and open to all, including children! Please note that children under 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

**This program has been temporarily suspended as of Dec 15, 2022. It is planned to resume in February. Please revisit this page closer to that date for updates.**

 

Participants can spend anywhere from 20 minutes to a full hour or more watching the bird feeding stations at Rice Creek. Rice Creek naturalists are available and happy to help beginners learn how to identify common feeder birds.

 

Each of the first 15 individuals/families that participates is able to take home a free suet feeder to get started watching birds from home! Those who come at least 3 times can take home a free large hopper-style feeder.

 

Count data are submitted to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Project Feederwatch program, an annual citizen science effort in the U.S. and Canada.

 

For questions or more information, please reach out to Rice Creek staff at rcfs@oswego.edu or 315.312.6677.

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