Rémi Torrenta of Birds Canada delivers this in-person ‘birdinar’. You will discover some of the most endangered, secretive and fascinating bird species that we strive to better understand, and that breed right here in British Columbia. Western Screech-Owl, Black Swift, Marbled Murrelet, Long-billed Curlew, Yellow Rail… if you are not familiar with these birds, then this birdinar is for you! You will also have the opportunity to watch Birds Canada’s short exclusive films, play fun bird trivia and spend an hour spotting birds out in the Garden with Rémi.
Sponsored by Wild Birds Unlimited for Vancouver Bird Celebration
One lucky guest will win a pair of Vortex 8×42 Binoculars. You will be automatically entered into the draw for registering in a Wild Birds Unlimited sponsored program offered from May 15-19. Contest sponsored by Wild Birds Unlimited. AND as a thank you from Wild Birds Unlimited, all attendees will receive a coupon for 20% off at the Vancouver or North Vancouver store.
Rémi Torrenta is the British Columbia Projects Coordinator and Bird Biologist at Birds Canada, and is passionate about anything related to wildlife and wilderness adventures. After getting his Ph.D. in forest bird ecology in eastern Canada, he worked as a field biologist, naturalist guide and research scientist, before moving to the West Coast. Rémi has a strong conviction that conservation goals are better achieved through public education and Citizen Science programs.
Online pre-registration is required
Image by: Jen Kindell