Programs

Building Better Birding Skills

Enhancing your understanding and recognition of birds in the field by sight and sound with leaders who have never lost their joy of birding

June 7-12, 2020
Registration opens October 21, 2020

Description coming soon! 

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). Check with your local Audubon chapter or bird club to see if scholarships are available.

$1045 twin bed in the Queen Mary loft, 6 beds total (women only)
$1145 Standard Room: twin bed in a shared double or triple room, shared bathroom
$1295 Puffin Room in the Crow's Nest, 2 twin beds, private 1/2 bath
$1445 Osprey Room, 2 twin beds, private full bath, ocean view (dbl occupancy)
$1445 Roseate Room, 2 twin beds, private full bath, ocean view (dbl occupancy)
$1445 Eider room - 2 twin beds, private bath, ocean view (dbl occupancy)
$1445 Guillemot room - 2 twin beds, private bath (dbl occupancy)
$1445 Blackburnian room - 2 twin beds, private bath (dbl occupancy)
$1445 single room in Porthole Lodge, shared bathroom
$1695 The Helm cabin, private cabin with full bathroom, queen bed, deck, ocean view (dbl occupancy; option for three available)

Questions: For questions regarding the program, registration, lodging or meals, contact the Audubon Camp program manager at hogisland@audubon.org or (843) 340-8673. Additional information about accommodations can be found on the lodging and frequently asked questions pages.

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!

Director
Holly MerkerBirding Guide and Educator

Instructors 
Dr. Charles DuncanFormer directorManomet Shorebird Recovery Project
Pete DunneAuthor and former director of Cape May Bird Observatory
Raymond VanBuskirk, Birding Instructor, Owner and Guide of BRANT Tours

Read Pete Dunne's account of Hog Island: Birder At Large: Back to the Source - Birder's World article 

Guest Lecturers
​Lorna Gibson, Matoula S. Salapatas Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, MIT
Stephen KressDirectorSeabird Restoration Program

Atlantic Puffin with fish. Photo: Jean Hall

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