This initiation course to ornithology will have many activities with which to enjoy the knowledge of the birds of the region, in a beautiful and admirable environment.
You will enjoy theoretical and practical classes received from the ornithologist Alberto Plata, official member of SEO / Birdlife. We will also spend a great day of banding, and a route to identify nocturnal raptors through their sound. We will also do a day tour to observe birds.
The course includes:
Theoretical and practical classes
RC insurance and accidents
The course schedule will be as follows:
9: 00h Presentation, programming and theory on introduction to ornithology and scientific ringing.
2:00 pm Lunch and free time.
4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Exit observation and identification with terrestrial telescopes, prísmáticos and cameras with telephoto lenses.
9:00 pm Dinner and free time.
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. nocturnal departure for auditory identification of nocturnal raptors.
7:00 h Breakfast.
7: 30h to 13: 00h Practical ringing session.
2:00 pm Lunch, closing of the course and delivery of certificates.
Accommodation will be at the Interpretation Center of UNEDCO in the heart of the Sierra de Líjar.