2014 Lyceum: Birdlife in the Gulf of Maine: What are the Challenges Facing Birds in our Region?

Photo: Yellow Rumped Warbler, Rebecca Holberton

Photo: Yellow Rumped Warbler, Rebecca Holberton

Join Rebecca Holberton, Director of the Laboratory of Avian Biology, School of Biology & Ecology, University of Maine, Orono for an informative talk on birds in our region. The talk will cover:

• What do we know about bird movements in the Gulf of Maine region?
• What is new technology teaching us about bird behavior and ecology?
• What challenges do birds face in our region?
• What role can the public play in helping protect resources critical for bird survival?