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Seminar: Hummingbirds in NC with Susan Campbell

July 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us for an enlightening session on the hummingbirds of North Carolina, led by Susan Campbell, Science Director of the Cape Fear Bird Observatory. Susan has been studying hummingbirds statewide since 1999, uncovering fascinating insights into their distribution, ecology, and seasonal patterns.

About the Event:

North Carolina is not only home to the Ruby-throated Hummingbird but also hosts Western species during colder months—a phenomenon that has intrigued researchers and citizen scientists alike. In this session, Susan Campbell will delve into:

  • The breeding distribution and ecology of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds
  • Discoveries of Western species in North Carolina
  • Methodologies behind data collection and research findings
  • Opportunities for citizen scientists to contribute to ongoing research efforts

Highlights:

  • Expertise: Benefit from Susan Campbell’s extensive experience and expertise in hummingbird research.
  • Citizen Science: Learn how you can participate in citizen science efforts to monitor and conserve hummingbirds.
  • Live Demonstration: Observe hummingbird banding up-close and learn about the techniques used in research.
  • Gardening Tips: Discover how to attract hummingbirds to your yard with practical tips and advice.

Admission:

  • Fee: Included with membership or regular admission to Cape Fear Botanical Garden.
  • Preregistration: Not required; walk-ins welcome.

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to deepen your understanding of North Carolina’s hummingbirds and contribute to important research efforts alongside Susan Campbell and the Cape Fear Bird Observatory.

Details

Date:
July 26
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Organizer

Environmental Education Team
Phone
910-486-0221 x43 or x27
Email
bgoldentyer@capefearbg.org
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Venue

Cape Fear Botanical Garden
536 N. Eastern Boulevard
Fayetteville, NC 28301 United States
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Phone
9104860221
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