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5th Annual Indiana Young Birders Conference!
August 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EDTFree - $20.00
Meet the 2017 Indiana Young Birders Conference Presenters and Program Leaders!
Keynote: Urban Bird Conservation
Henry Griffin is a 17-year-old young birder from Chicago, IL who has a life list in excess of 930 species and who has pioneered his own charity organization “Oak Park Bird Walks” in the near-west suburb of Chicago. Henry has traveled to over fifteen countries, the bulk of which he visited on a world tour with his family during his eighth grade year, his final year of homeschooling. Since then, his locally-famous “Oak Park Bird Walk” series has been featured in multiple sources, including a front-page article of the Chicago Tribune in April 2015.
Below are just a few of the exciting presentations/events on Conference Day!
Keynote Presentation: Urban Bird Conservation! * Birding Ecuador * Protecting Habitat (Nature Conservancy) * Great Venus Flytrap Feeding * Smart Phone Nature Photography Contest * IYBC ID Quiz * Snakes and creatures of Brown County * and, more!
2017 Conference Sponsors
Cerulean Warblers – $500 or greater