Fri, Sep 11|
Lake Erie Wing Watch 2020
All Things Wings- Great Birding, Excellent Speakers, Unique Opportunities, Amazing Food and Friends
Time & Location
Sep 11, 2020, 5:30 PM – Sep 13, 2020, 12:30 PM
Huron, Huron, OH 44839, USA
About The Event
Don't miss this unique and fun fall birding festival September 11-13, 2020 in Huron, Ohio . Exciting field trips, a Lake Erie pelagic, informative sessions and fantastic Keynote presentations. Friday night reception, Saturday trips and presentation workshops, Gala Dinner, amazing raffle items and good times with new and old friends. Space is limited for all events so consider registering today!
Required for all events, registration includes Friday evening welcome reception from 5:30 - 8pm with Hors d'oeuvres, a special presentation by outstanding photographer Gabe Leidy, Early Bird raffle and a Sunday morning guided bird walk - limited spaces available
Lake Erie Pelagic
A special Lake Erie pelagic with Jen Brumfield and Gabe Leidy aboard the Irish Drifter will search for migrant jaegers, terns and gulls while Captain Tim and our leaders scours the lake on this exciting adventure. 7:30am - 2:30pm. Includes a box lunch, beverage and snacks. Please arrive at the dock no later than 7:30am for a brief safety announcement and check in.
9/14 Shorebird Field Trip
Saturday Morning Shorebird Field Trip: Join our leader Kent Miller at the hottest spot for shorebirds and migrants for this special morning excursion.. 7:30 am - 11am. Registered participants will be notified of the exact location prior to the field trip.
Saturday Morning Birding Trip
Join our leaders for a field trip scouring this hotspot in Erie County for migrant and resident birds on this morning field trip. 7:30-11 am
Saturday Lunch with Workshop
Enjoy lunch and peruse the vendor exhibits. Then enjoy a very special afternoon session from 12:00-1:30 pm at Mesenburg Plaza Place.
9/14 12:30pm Back to the Wild
Choose this interesting and informative workshop about birds, rehabilitation and education with Back to the Wild. This session with live education animals will be presented from 12:30-1:15pm. This session is included with the lunch option. Details on our website.
9/14 1:30 pm Bat workshop
Join us for this interesting and informative workshop presented from 1:30-2:15pm about bats and why we should love them. Details on our website.
9/14~ 2:30pm - Dragonflies
Learn about these beautiful and resilient flyers at this unique afternoon session from 2:30-3:15pm pm presented at Mesenburg Plaza Place. Details on our website
9/14 3:30pm Butterfly Session
Come to this afternoon session on butterfly identification, their habitats and host plants presented from 3:30-4pm presented at Mesenburg Plaza Place. Details on our website
Saturday Banquet with Keynote
Join us for this wonderful evening of food, friends and a fantastic presentation by renowned birder and wildlife photographer Laura Keene. There will also be an auction featuring amazing items and an awards presentation from FAS. You won't want to miss this. 5:30pm-8:30pm Mesenburg Plaza Place