Why are birds banded?
Saturday, October 17th
9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Spend the morning with Nolan Schillerstrom, Audubon South Carolina’s Shorebird Warden &
Master Bander Jen McCarthey Tyrrell with the Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw, SC.
Jen & Nolan will share with you how & why birds are outfitted with leg bands and what to do if you see a bird with a band.
9:30 AM Bird Banding Demo w/ Jen -Group 1 *RSVP ONLY
10:00 AM Bird Banding Demo w/ Jen -Group 2 *RSVP ONLY
10:45 AM Bird Band Recovery Program w/ Nolan — All welcome—Meet @ Huyler House.
RSVP by October 10th to Lori @ 843-568-3994
*Bird Banding Demos limited to the first 20 who RSVP*
Please dress for spending time in the woods and on the beach
Hosted by the Environmental Program and Dewees Island Conservancy