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Event: Book Discussion Group: “Beaks, Bones and Bird Songs: How the Struggle for Survival Has Shaped Birds and Their Behavior.”

Jun
25
Come join UW Professor Emeritus Jim Karr for a lively discussion of a book that he’s described as: “A joyride through the secret lives of birds. Drawing on centuries of bird research and observation, Roger Lederer brings readers an engaging exploration of bird survival strategies and their evolutionary origins.”
With ornithological science as the background, author Roger Lederer shares how and why birds use their sensory abilities to see ultraviolet, find food without seeing it, fly thousands of miles without stopping, change their songs in noisy cities, navigate by smell, and much more.
This book may be available directly or via inter-library loan through your local NOLS branch. Alternatively, please consider purchase options that directly benefit OPAS or DRAC.
Where: Dungeness River Audubon Center
Date: Tuesday, June 25th
Time: 4:00pm