Hawk Mountain SanctuaryKempton, PA, United States

Raptor Field Techniques Course

By Hawk Mountain Sanctuary (other events)

Thu, Nov 10 2022 8:00 AM EDT Sun, Nov 13 2022 4:30 PM EDT

Raptors...four days of just raptors! The goal of this workshop is to help you build confidence in your raptor field techniques. Learn new methods or hone existing skills at world-renowned Hawk Mountain Sanctuary during the spectacular Fall migration. Throughout the course you will receive hands-on learning experiences with raptor: trapping methods; handling; banding; measurements; blood sampling; broadcast call surveys; telemetry and more. Students will participate directly in real research projects with significant individual interaction and training.

Deposit AND Remaining Balance must be paid by October 1. If the deposit ticket is sold out, then this course is full. Contact Jamie Dawson at [email protected] or 610-756-6000 x 208 to be put on the waiting list. 

No special training is necessary, and the class is open to the public. Includes a course manual and a certificate of completion. On-site camping is available, please call 610-756-6000 x 208 for details.

$675, $625 for Members
$100 non-refundable deposit due at registration. 
Limited to 8 participants per session, ages 18 and up.

Balance due by October 1. Balance refunds available until October 8. $100 deposit is non-refundable.