2015 International Migratory Bird Day | Muir Woods
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Muir Woods National Monument | 1 Muir Woods Road, Mill Valley, CA
The annual International Migratory Bird Day (IMDB) is a free event filled with activities and fun for all ages like bird walks, chances to meet rescued birds, and more.
2015 International Migratory Bird Day
Saturday, May 9, 2015 | 8 am to 3 pm
Muir Woods, Marin County
Please note, this event does not include admission to Muir Woods Park, but all activities will take place in the free public areas.
Throughout the Western Hemisphere, people flock to parks, community centers, refuges and town squares to learn about wild birds, take action to conserve birds and their habitats, and simply have fun.
Visit with Point Blue scientists conducting mist netting and bird banding research, identify birds and plants on walks at Muir Beach, go on an evening walk in Muir Woods with Steffen Bartschat in search of owls, make bird masks, experience how birds hear with Dan Dugan and the Nature Sounds Society, see Sequoia a live Wildcare rescued northern spotted owl, get your hands and heart into a habitat restoration project, learn how to draw and paint birds from the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators, get close and personal with Norcal Bats, go on a scavenger hunt, and hear bird programs in Spanish.
- 10 am to 3 pm – Festival in Muir Woods Plaza
- 8 am to noon – Point Blue demonstrations, bird walks at Muir Beach, and habitat restoration.
IMBD is observed every year by hundreds of thousands of people. Throughout the Western Hemisphere, people flock to parks, community centers, refuges and town squares to learn more about wild birds, take action to conserve birds and their habitats, and simply have fun.