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.


International Wader Study Group Annual Conference 2010
Lisbon, Portugal
2-3 October 2010
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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
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8th Australasian Shorebird Conference
Adelaide, South Australia
September 2011
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Curlew Sandpiper. © Gyorgy Szimuly


16th annual Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival
Arcata Bay, Arcata, CA, USA
13-20 April 2011
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Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival
Hoquiam High School, Hoquiam, WA, USA
Dates to be announced (most probably end of April 2011)
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19th Annual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

Homer, AK, USA
5-8 May 2011
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Tofino Shorebird Festival
Tofino, BC, Canada
6-8 May 2011
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24th Oregon Shorebird Festival
Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, Charleston, OR, USA
26-28 August 2011
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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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