July 19, 2017- August 2, 2017

7-9:30 pm

Audience: Staff, Volunteers

Location: Marin Headlands

Event Type: Raptor Observatory, Park Academy

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The Golden Gate Raptor Observatory (located in the Marin Headlands) has kindly set aside some seats for Park Academy, so that those who are interested can come to their Hawkwatcher training!

This three-part training will run the Wednesday and Thursday of each week, starting on July 19th and going through August 3rd. Participants can choose which day of the week works better for them to attend the full series (Wednesday or Thursday). This listing is for the Wednesday run of the series, if you'd prefer to attend the series on the Thursdays of each week you can 
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Here is the breakdown of the Wednesday Sessions:

  • Wednesday, July 19: Part I – Introduction & Buteos
  • Wednesday, July 26: Part II – Eagles Harriers, Kites, Vultures, & Osprey
  • Wednesday, August 2: Part III – Accipiters & Falcons 

The series sessions will be held at GGRO Headquarters in the Headlands and will be taught by Step Wilson (Hawkwatch Manager). Please bring binoculars if you have them, something to write with, and something to write on to be able to take notes on handouts (clipboard, book, portfolio, etc.).

For a map to the meeting location, click here >>

Please note: Park Academy classes are meant as a special perk for volunteers, members, and employees. If you do not work for the Golden Gate National Parks, are not a member, or have not volunteered with us in the past year, a donation is encouraged. Volunteer or become a member today!

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