*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List

Birdlife of Central Virginia

The course will look at groups of birds in Central Virginia, with an emphasis on the unique adaptations that enable them to live successfully in particular habitats. These will include birds of prey, woodland birds, birds of open areas, and migratory birds. The course will include three lectures and three field trips at nearby public parks with level trails.


Instructor Bio:

Jennifer Gaden is a graduate of Smith College and Columbia University. She has been interested in natural history and birds for most of her adult life. She is retired as an outreach educator for the former Charlottesville chapter of the Virginia Museum of Natural History, is a longtime member and former president of the Monticello Bird Club, has been an active member of the Virginia Society of Ornithology and the Ivy Creek Foundation, founder of the Great South Bay Audubon Society on Long Island, New York, and is a Master Naturalist.

Course Number Instructor Dates Day Time Location Available
A301 Jennifer Gaden March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10 We 9:30-11:00 am Ivy Creek Natural Area A

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