South Cambridge resident Steve Sanford will present a talk this Wednesday, May 7th at the Frieght Depot behind Hubbard Hall on Beginning Ornithology – An Introduction to the Science of
Steve is a professional wildlife ecologist (retired) and artist and hopes the program will be useful for novice and experienced birders alike – or for anyone just curious about the natural world. He will describe why birds are “designed” the way they are and how they make their livings. He will present the basics of bird identification and also how to get the most from a bird feeder. Most important, he will talk about why we should learn about the birds around us.
His PowerPoint presentation will include many beautiful photographs by Fort Edward veterinarian Gordon Ellmers. Admission is free and there is no pre-registration. You can view some of Steve’s amazing work of decoys, bird illustrations and boat restoration at www.stevenjaysanford.com.
Curiosity Forum events are a partnership of Battenkill Books, Hubbard Hall, and Leslie Parke Studio. All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.