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Wildlife IN Flight Initiative

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

Wildlife IN Flight Initiative

Working together to build a network of
Motus Wildlife Tracking Stations in Indiana

A Collaboration between: Indiana Audubon Society, Sassafras Audubon Society,
& Nonprofit Organizations

Join us to:

  • Learn about Automated Radio Telemetry and the Motus Wildlife Tracking System.
  • Become a collaborator to help support bird migration research.
  • Discover how you can build a Motus tower or help promote implementations in Indiana.
  • Be inspired by the advances in tracking birds through the use of innovative (and cost effective) technology.
MGBS Motus Tower

MGBS Motus Tower

The Details

Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Time: 7:00pm (EST)
Via: Zoom Video Conference or by phone
Cost: FREE


  • Allisyn Gillet, State Ornithologist, Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Fish & Wildlife
  • Nancy Lightfoot, President, Sassafras Audubon
  • Amy Wilms, President, Indiana Audubon Society
  • Julia Wilson, Biologist/Field Supervisor & Sassafras Audubon Society

What We’ll Talk About

  • An Introduction to Motus
  • Motus in Indiana: Our Goals
  • What are the Costs?
  • How Collaboration Works!
  • Transmitters – NSWO Migration Study: What we are learning
  • Questions/Answers

Need more information? Contact Amy Wilms, wilmsab@indianaaudubon.org

Register in Advance Here to receive the Zoom link. Attendees are welcome to call in if internet is not available.



November 17
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
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Amy Wilms

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