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Migration Matters

Mon October 9

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One event on October 9, 2017 at 12:00am

August 15 to October 31, Fall Migration Monitoring at the Bird Observatory.
October 1 to 31, Weather permitting, Saw-whet owl banding 8:15 to 10:30 pm.
Saturday, October 7 and Monday October 9 Migration Matters events

saw whet owlGuided Walks To the Lighthouse
We will identify fall migrants and waterfowl on our walk from the Observatory to the Lighthouse.
Saturday October 7, 2017 — 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Monday October 9, 2017 — 9:00 am to 11:00 am

Big Sit
Bring a lawn chair and binoculars and join us as we watc for raptors migrating over Prince Edward Point. Meet at
the Observatory.
Saturday October 7, 2017 —11:30 am to 2:00 pm
Monday October 9, 2017 — 11:30 am to 2:00 pm

Owl Banding at the Observatory
PEPtBO bands more Northern Saw-whet Owls than any other banding station in North America. Visit us and get
close up and personal with our charming fall visitors.
Owl banding is weather-dependent. Check www.peptbo.ca for cancellation information.
Saturday October 7, 2017 — 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO)
Admission for Guided Walks: Children free. Adults $5.
Big Sit and Owl Banding Demonstration is free.
Amenities: parking, picnic area, portable washroom, stroller friendly
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Boot Camp for Birders

at Jacksons Falls Country Inn | Public House in Milford

birding2017 dates, offered during Spring and Fall banding season
spring: April 10 – May 31
fall availability: September 5 – October 31


Package includes:
2 night’s accommodation in a boutique guest room
early bird pack-and-go hot coffee and snack each morning
a delicious brunch in the Public House upon your return each day
$35 voucher towards meals in the Public House during your stay

$389.65 per person, INCLUDING HST & meal gratuities**
Reserve at jacksonsfalls.com

For The Birds Package

at Merrill Inn in Picton

birdingAvailable APRIL – MAY
Spring Migration: Mid-April to May 31

Available OCTOBER
Fall Migration: Mid-August to October 31
(during October is Northern Saw-whet owl banding)

2-nights accommodation in the Merrill Inn
A hot sumptuous breakfast each morning
A three course a la carte dinner in our Restaurant
A Picnic lunch to enjoy while exploring the County
Maps and information about the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory and Bird House City
Mounted Adopt-a-Saw-whet Owl Photograph in support of the Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory
(photo of this owl by David Okine)

low season
From $322.00 per person

high season
from $381.00 per person

Based on double occupancy, inclusive of taxes and gratuities.

Reserve at merrillinn.com


Mon October 9


Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory (PEPtBO)
6056 Long Point Rd.
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