Join us for the launch of this year’s Greater Vancouver Bird Celebration! This keynote kicks off two weeks of events celebrating birds across Greater Vancouver.
The event will begin with the presentation of this year’s Alan Duncan Bird Conservation Award. The Keynote will be a presentation on local bird identification with SPES educator Frank Lin.
This program will meet at the Auditorium of the West End Community Centre.
Doors open at 2:45 PM
About Alan Duncan Bird Conservation Award Recipient: Kevin Bell
The Alan Duncan Bird Conservation Award was established to help encourage local bird conservation initiatives through the arts and sciences including critical research on resident, migratory and over-wintering bird species. This year’s recipient is Kevin Bell! Kevin has a long list of achievements across an entire career in bird conservation, including the instrumental role that he played in the dedication of the Maplewood Flats Conservation Area.
About Keynote Speaker: Frank Lin
Frank is a local Bird Photographer, and Nature Educator with Stanley Park Ecological Society. On most weekends you can find Frank at the Nature House on lost lagoon. He also leads monthly bird counts, and assists with other bird conservation work around the park.