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Virtual 25th Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival
January 13 - January 16
Morro Bay is a Globally Important Bird Area, located halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco on the Pacific Flyway. A last-minute decision has been made to cancel the 2022 festival and move to a virtual event. Local coverage of the cancellation is covered in an article by the San Luis Obispo Tribune.
A FREE zoom festival program is being finalized and is posted (with ongoing updates) at the Morro Bay Birding Festival website. Some of the presentations follow:
- Advanced Bird Photography by Sarah Killingsworth
- Pacific Wildlife Care: Meet the Raptors by Kelly Vandenhuevel
- Sunshine’s Story (Red-tailed Hawk) by Kara Hagedom
- Condor Recovery Program by Steve Schubert
- Bird Recording by Norm Pillsbury
- MOTUS: Science is Tracking Birds and Bats by Mary Whitfield
- Peregrine Falcons of Morro Rock by Steve Schubert
- Owl Boxes: Why and How—Building and Information by Tom and Peggy Burhenn
- Cornell on the Cutting Edge of Bird Science by Brian Sullivan
- Sea to Summit: The Marvelous Hummingbird by Benjamin Jacobs-Schwartz
- Becoming a Better Birder—45 tips in 45 Minutes by Mark Mushkat
- The 7 Habits of Successful Happy Birders by John Muir Laws
- Feathers to Flight: A Journey to New World Tropics by Benjamin Jacobs-Schwartz
- Tracking the Long-billed Curlew by Heather Hayes
- Bobolink: The New Way to Run a Bird Festival by Bob Revel
- Shorebirds by Claudia Frietas
Presentations start at the top of the hour and last 45 minutes each (some 90 minutes). 10 minute Q&As.