Birds are more than pretty animals to look at–they’re your own master gardeners,
too! Stop by the Bird Blitz tables at Hatfield Marine Science Center to learn how
you can render the free services that birds bring into your own backyard.
Feed a Friend, demonstrations on creating bird houses and feeders
Color-me-Spring, bird-themed coloring pages
“The Life of Birds,” showings of a BBC documentary on the magic of birds
Shorebird and Estuary Walk, 11:30AM
Join Hatfield and U.S. Fish & Wildlife birders on a walk along the Hatfield
Estuary Trail for a closer look at the plants and animals that live in the
Yaquina Bay. The walk begins at the Visitor Center and takes 40 minutes.
Wisdom of the Albatross, 1:30PM, Hennings Auditorium
Dr. Rob Suryan, Associate Professor at Oregon State University, will
take you on a journey from the life of Wisdom, a 63 year old albatross.
This riveting tail will give insight to the significance of remote breeding
islands and the Herculean flights of these ocean wanderers.