Upcoming shorebird related events

Written by Gyorgy Szimuly/WorldWaders

This short note lists some of the upcoming shorebird related events, like conferences or shorebird festivals up to the end of 2011. Events are listed in chronological order.

CONFERENCES

International Wader Study Group Annual Conference 2010
Lisbon, Portugal
2-3 October 2010
More detail:
http://www.waderstudygroup.org/conf/2010.php

The 4th meeting of the Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group/Shorebird Research Group of the Americas (SRGA)
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
11-15 August 2011
More detail:
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=84783206872

8th Australasian Shorebird Conference
Adelaide, South Australia
September 2011
More detail:
http://www.awsg.org.au/conferences.php

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Curlew Sandpiper. © Gyorgy Szimuly

FESTIVALS

16th annual Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival
Arcata Bay, Arcata, CA, USA
13-20 April 2011
More detail:
http://www.godwitdays.com

Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival
Hoquiam High School, Hoquiam, WA, USA
Dates to be announced (most probably end of April 2011)
More detail:
http://www.shorebirdfestival.com/index_off_season.html

19th Annual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Homer, AK, USA
5-8 May 2011
More detail:
http://www.homeralaska.org/events/kachemakBayShorebirdFestival/index.htm

Tofino Shorebird Festival
Tofino, BC, Canada
6-8 May 2011
More detail:
http://www.raincoasteducation.org/res-events.html

24th Oregon Shorebird Festival
Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, Charleston, OR, USA
26-28 August 2011
More detail:
http://www.fws.gov/oregoncoast/shorebirdfestival.htm 

The list above is far not complete. When I get new information I will update the article. If you know any fitting event forward its details to us.

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