Wild Stories from the History of Bird Migration Research: A Conversation with Flight Paths Author Rebecca Heisman
How a Passionate and Quirky Group of Pioneering Scientists Solved the Mystery of Bird Migration
Thursday, February 22nd at 7pm Online
$5 VIRTUAL (ZOOM)
We’ve all heard amazing facts about bird migration—the long distances that birds travel, the ways that they navigate, etc. But did you ever wonder how we figured all of this out? In this talk Rebecca Heisman shares some surprising stories from the history of bird migration research and discuss why understanding migration is so crucial for bird conservation.
The Thoreau Society received a Mass Humanities Staff Recovery Grant (2023-25) in support of our Membership and Program Coordinator. Funding from Mass Humanities has been provided through the Massachusetts Cultural Council.