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© 2019 SOCIEDAD ORNITOLÓGICA PUERTORRIQUEÑA, INC. 

PO Box 195166

San Juan PR 00919-5166

The Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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SEASHORE BIRDS FESTIVAL

Septiember 7 & 8  2019
Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico

For the 3rd time, SOPI celebrates the Shorebird Festival with the objective of making the community a part or the efforts to protect these birds and together seek solutions to the contamination of our beaches that endanger the the species that visit us before continuing their migration.

Photography: Ángel Pérez

REGISTER

FESTIVAL REGISTRY

You can register to the festival here and speed up the process instead of doing this at the festival.

WORKSHOP REGISTRY:

BIRD IDENTIFICATION

During the festival we will have various workshops, there are limited spaces, we suggest you register beforehand to save your spot.

*Suggested Donation:

Members: $10.00
Non-Members: $15.00

Photography: José Santiago

MEMBERSHIPS

SATURDAY

September 7

National Wildlife Refuge

07:00 AM
Registry Interpretive Center of the Salinas of Cabo Rojo

 

07:30 AM

Basic workshop for identification of shorebirds and tours for observation. Interpretive Center of the Salinas of Cabo Rojo

09:00 AM 

Exhibition of the short film "Piper" and opening to the educational tables

 

09:00 AM

Shorebird Watching Walk Cabo Rojo Interpretive Center

 

09:30 AM

Crafts for children (all day)

 

09:30 AM

Contact Shorebird observation station (place will be announced through networks social and informative table)

09:45 AM

“Piper” short film exhibition

 

10:00 AM

Micro-plastic presentation - Eduardo Llegus

10:30 AM

Migration movie of the fat beachman

11:30 AM

Presentation Birds and plastic - Adrianne Tossa

 

12:00 PM 

“Piper” short film exhibition

 

12:30 PM

Migration movie of the fat beachman

 

01:30 PM

Shorebird observation station (place will be announced through networks social and informative table).

 

04:00 PM

Shorebird Watching Walk Cabo Rojo Interpretive Center

 

05:00 PM
Closing

Photography: José Santiago

SUNDAY

September 8

Bahía Sucia, Cabo Rojo

07:00 AM

Registry

Meeting Point:
In front of Great Bay Ocean View

 

08:00 AM

Materials Delivery and activity instructions.

 

08:15 AM | Simultaneous Activities

 

Activity 1:

Shorebird Observation Walk

1hr Contacto Verde 

 

Activity 2:

Beach Cleaning

2hrs Contacto Verde

 

09:30 AM

Crafts for children (all day)

 

09:30 AM

Delivery of data sheets + collection and weight of garbage bags.

 

10:00 AM

Shorebird observation station (place will be announced through the networks and information table).

 

11:00 AM

Shorebird watching walk. Interpretive Center of the Salinas of Cabo Rojo

 

12:00 PM Closing