Trumpeter Swans

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Date(s) - 09/29/2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Course Title:  Trumpeter Swans

Dates:  September 29, 2020

Time:  10-11 AM

Location:  Online via Zoom

Course Fee: Free

Objectives:   Trumpeter swans are the largest species of waterfowl in North America, and the Northwoods of Wisconsin is one of the few landscapes that these majestic swans call home.  Join us to learn about the intriguing life history of the Trumpeter swan.  We will explore their interesting reproductive traits, their winter, migration and summer habitat use, and their triumphant population recovery from near extinction. 

Course structure:  The course will be given in _1__ session for__1_ hour.

Requirements: The only requirement is the ability to participate online via Zoom.

Instructor:  Annie McDonnell is the Naturalist & Volunteer Coordinator at North Lakeland Discovery Center for the past 2 years.  She earned degrees in Biology and Wildlife Ecology from Montana State University in Bozeman, after which she spent 5 years researching grassland songbirds, waterfowl, and owls throughout Montana, Idaho, and North Dakota.  Annie has been involved in the Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas and owl surveys for 4 years. Annie is an avid hiker, mountain biker, kayaker, skier, and birdwatcher.


Registrations are closed for this event.