Lecture 2 - Seattle Naturalists Intro Natural World Course

Lecture: Introduction to the Natural World Course

Lecture 2 - Seattle Naturalists Intro Natural World Course - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Topics: Birds and more plant identification

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Goodman A and B, 7-9pm

Before class, please watch the four videos from The Cornell Lab Bird Academy, found here that cover the basics of bird identification.  

The four videos cover

  1. Size and Shape
  2. Color Pattern
  3. Understanding Behavior
  4. Habitat

Please also download the Merlin App here.  

Optional reading in Natural History of the Pacific Northwest Mountains (Matthews), pp 391-439, on birds.


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smart phone/tablet and writing equipment

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