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Trinity Presbyterian Church
630 Park Avenue
Prescott, AZ 86303
For a map of the meeting location click HERE.
For information call: (928) 778-6502 or (928) 848-1513
If you wish to be reminded of the “Prescott Audubon Presents: Window on Nature” programs, request addition to the PAS E-mail Notification Database by clicking HERE.
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SUMMER BREAK IS OVER!
The Prescott Audubon Society has been on Summer Break, now it’s time to get back to work!.
After an idea packed summer planning session your Chapter is ready to dive into a new and exciting season starting with our next “Window On Nature” presentation on September 28, 2017 when Karen Krebbs will present the program “A Love Affair with Hummingbirds!”
Though out the summer there were numerous field trips, surveys and other outreach events we hope you enjoyed, and there will be even more as we enter this new season. Your Board has planned some new exciting and interesting events to keeping PAS the place you first think regarding conservation, habitat, nature, good friends and of course birds! Keep you eye on this website for the latest up-to-date information to feed your need for nature.
DATE: September 28, 2017, 7:00 PM
PROGRAM: “A Love Affair with Hummingbirds” POSTER
SPEAKER: Karen Krebbs
COMMENTS: Conservation Biologist Karen Krebbs will entertain you with hummingbird facts and fun! Karen has been studying hummingbirds for more than 30 years and will share her knowledge on hummingbird identification, entertaining behavior, nesting biology, and ways to attract these tiny jewels to your garden and home. Arizona is home to an exciting diversity of hummingbird species and these small energetic pollinators will make you smile and laugh!
BIOGRAPHY: Karen worked at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum for more than 26 years and has extensive knowledge of birds, mammals, deserts, and animal adaptations and behavior. Her passion for hummingbirds has resulted in a book, book chapters, scientific papers, and also a husbandry manual for captive hummingbirds for the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. She is writing a second book on hummingbirds and her experiences with these flying jewels. Her research on hummingbirds includes migration, nesting biology, behavior, song development, and longevity. Karen regularly advises zoological institutions and aviaries on the proper care and husbandry of captive hummingbirds. She has conducted educational workshops and seminars on birds for various organizations, schools, yearly bird festivals, and local bird groups. Karen has also studied bats for more than 30 years and carries out lectures and workshops for bats. She has led and co-led natural history trips in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Mexico, Baja, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos, and Africa. Karen has a B.Sc. degree in Wildlife & Fisheries Science from the University of Arizona and has lived in Arizona for more than 50 years. Her two latest books are Desert Life: A Guide to the Southwest’s Iconic Animals & Plants & How They Survive and Desert Life of the Southwest Activity Book.
DATE: October 26, 2017, 7:00 PM
SPEAKER: Clay Taylor
BIOGRAPHY: More to come
COMMENTS: More to come
VIDEO PREVIEW: Click HERE for a preview of a presentation by Cly from 2015. With the rapid growth in technology Clay’s visit with us will provide the latest information regarding the current state of the art field of digiscoping!