Raptor Field Techniques Course


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.

The course can be taken for one credit from UW-Stevens Point Outreach Program (optional). 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 for more details. Balance due by August 1. Balance refunds available until August 8. Balance must be paid via mailed check, or card/cash via the Mountain Bookstore (call or visit).

This event is part of the Discovery Institute series.