Programs & Events

Winter Birds

This program is Full.
Program Number: 
Program Type: 
Workshop or Trip
Dec. 4, 2015 | Friday, 10:00am
Multiple Times: 
Friday, December 4, 10:00 am – Sunday, December 6, 6:00 pm
Minimum age 12 (minors must be accompanied by a registered adult)
Location: In the Field - Lake Mattamuskeet & Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuges
$190 ($180 for Friends of the Museum) Fee includes 2 nights lodging (dbl accom.), 4 meals and transportation from Raleigh.

Lake Mattamuskeet and Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuges host one of the largest concentrations of winter birds along the East Coast.  Learn how to identify waterfowl, raptors and other bird species.  Short hikes and easy viewing from the Museum bus make this an ideal trip for both novice and seasoned birders.

Activity Level: Easy to Moderate hiking

Leader(s):  Jerry Reynolds, Museum educator

Registration information: Registration required. Fill out online, print and mail the Museum’s Registration Form and Health Form with payment. Registration deadline is two weeks prior to trip start date. Trips failing to reach the minimum registration numbers by the deadline date may be canceled. Please call to check on trip status if interested in registering after the deadline.

For more information contact Debbie Huston, scheduling coordinator, at 919.707.9840.