Bird Identification Workshop (Basics)


Bird Identification Workshop
4th & 5th June, Sun

For more details and registration, call Hornbill House at 22871202/22821811, Mon-Fri 09:30 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. or e-mail at

This two-day workshop is for beginners to bird watching. The workshop will include an audiovisual talk by an expert on how to identify birds, followed by a demonstration of preserved bird specimens from the BNHS Collections. The workshop will also include a field trip to the Karnala Bird Sanctuary where participants will be introduced to field techniques for bird identification.

Highlights: The highlight of the workshop is study of preserved bird specimen that will be demonstrated during the workshop. The participants get an opportunity to learn field techniques also, like bird calls for identification of birds.
Workshop Charges: Rs.2,100/- for Members and Rs. 2,700/- for others.

Saturday, 4th June 2013: At 3.30 pm at Hornbill House, Dr. Salim Ali Chowk, Opp. Lion Gate, near Kalaghoda, Mumbai 400001 The programme will conclude by 7.00 pm.
Sunday, 5th June 2013: Bus will leave from Dadar T.T. (near Chandu Halwai) at 6.00 a.m., Chembur (near Diamond Garden) at 6:20 a.m., Vashi (Vashi Jn.) 6.40 a.m. Panvel (New Panvel Bridge Jn) 7.10 a.m. The participants will return to Dadar by 12.30 p.m

Note: Participants are required to carry snacks and adequate water during field trips. Visit us at