July 12 to 17, 2015
The gorgeous forests, grasslands and remote islands of mid-coast Maine are home to many hawks, eagles, falcons, vultures and owls. Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of birds of prey, with a special emphasis on Maine's thriving osprey population - including the famous osprey pair Rachel and Steve, Hog Island's own online nest-cam stars.
You'll have a chance to work with some of the world's most respected raptor biologists, try your hand at raptor photography, hone your identification skills, and learn more about the critical role these birds play in the environment.
Prices: The prices below are listed per person and include meals, housing, instruction and all boat trips. Participants must arrange transportation to and from the Audubon dock in Bremen at the start and end of the session (see directions page).
$995 twin bed in a shared double or triple room, shared bathroom
$1095 Puffin Room - 2 twin beds, private half bath, (dbl occupancy)
$1245 Osprey room - 2 twin beds, private bath, ocean view (dbl occupancy)
$1495 Helm Cabin - private cabin with bathroom, queen-sized bed, porch, ocean view (dbl occupancy)
If the program or your preferred housing option is sold out, please add your name to the wait list. There are usually a few cancellations, and the first people on the wait list are almost always able to enroll. You can also email email@example.com or call (607) 257-7308 x14 for updates on the wait list status.
Please note that for these programs, there are NO prerequisites, and less experienced/enthusiastic spouses/friends are more than welcome to enroll in all sessions!
Rob Bierregaard, Raptor Biologist, OspreyTrax
Additional instructors to be announced.
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