Bird BandingOak Hammock Marsh Stonewall, Manitoba
Heritage — Excursion, Hands-On Activity
Bird banding is an excellent way to learn all about our feathered friends and discover tricks on how to identify them. Fine mist nets are set up, then once the bird's are caught they are identified, banded, measured, and released.
|Thu 27 Sep||No events scheduled.|
|Fri 28 Sep||8:00 AM to 10:00 AM|
|Sat 29 Sep||No events scheduled.|
1 Snow Goose Bay
Oak Hammock Marsh
Oak Hammock Marsh is one of North America’s birding hotspots and a great destination for people of all ages. This 36km2 Wildlife Management Area features a restored prairie marsh, aspen-oak bluff, waterfowl lure crops, artesian springs, some of Manitoba’s last remaining patches of tall-grass prairie and 30 kilometers of trails for you to explore. This wetland is home to 25 species of mammals, 300 species of birds, numerous amphibians, reptiles, and fish, and countless invertebrates. During migration season, the number of waterfowl using the marsh during migration can exceed 100,000 daily!
This event is in English.
This event is not wheelchair accessible.
Keywords: Nature, Historic Site, Family Friendly, All Ages