October 20, 2016

Water and Birds: Wetland Preservation
Don Morrow, Naturalist & Birder

Don Morrow, photo by Nick Baldwin

Don Morrow
photo by Nick Baldwin

Thursday, October 20
Reception: 7:00 p.m.
Business Meeting: 7:15 p.m.
Program:   7:30 p.m.
Location: The King Life Sciences Building, 319 Stadium Drive, FSU, 32304
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The conservation of wetlands and access to them are a key issue for birders. We’ll start by discussing the importance of wetlands and the the threats to them. Following this we’ll discuss some of the current programs working to alleviate
these threats and actions that birders can take to help preserve wetlands.

Don Morrow with birding scope, photo by Nick Baldwin

Don Morrow with birding scope
photo by Nick Baldwin

 

Don Morrow is a naturalist and birder. He has led the winter wildlife trips at St. Marks NWR for the last fifteen years. Recently retired from a 32-year career in land preservation, he now spends his time volunteering at the refuge, birding and writing.