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Migration and Monhegan Island 2020

Add to My CalendarSep 06-11, 2020
Last Date to register: Tuesday, September 1st, 2020

A special session devoted to fall migration. This program includes a trip to Monhegan Island, world-known migratory hotspot and beautiful island village.

Mid-September is the peak of autumn bird migration in coastal Maine, and this intensive week of birding will take participants from tidal marshes and beaches to hawkwatches, spruce forests and the outer islands and waters of Muscongus Bay.

The highlight will be a trip to the fabled Monhegan Island, one of the best migrant traps in the Northeast. Monhegan is a place renowned for its birding, preserved rocky coastline, lobstering, and a famous destination for artists for over 100 years.

Throughout this special session focused on the fall migration, participants will take part in bird-banding, learn how to interpret and record nocturnal flight calls, and pick up tips from such experts as Scott Weidensaul, Drew Weber and Holly Merker.

The name of this session is taken from instructor Scott Weidensaul's Pulitzer Prize nominated book, Living on the Wind: Across the Hemisphere with Migratory Birds.

Note: Prices above include 2 days and 1 overnight stay on Monhegan Island. 

Shared Double Or Triple: $1,445.00
Puffin Room (2ppl Req): $1,545.00
Single Room: $1,745.00
Eider Room (2ppl Req) : $1,745.00
Blackburnian Room (2ppl Req): $1,745.00
Guillemot Room (2ppl Req): $1,745.00
Osprey Room (2 Ppl Req): $1,745.00
Roseate Room (2 Ppl Req): $1,745.00
Helm Cabin (2ppl Req): $1,995.00
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Hog Island Audubon Camp
12 Audubon Rd.
Bremen ME, 04551-3233
Onsite Contact Email:hogisland@audubon.org
Local ContactOnsite Contact Name:Eva Matthews Lark
Onsite Contact Phone:843-340-8673
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Program Director: Scott Weidensaul

Instructors: Holly Meker and Drew Weber

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159 Sapsucker Woods Rd.
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Email: hogisland@audubon.org
Phone: 843-340-8673
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