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Field Study: Birds of Summer

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle

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Location:
Lisle, Suburbs
4100 Illinois Rte 53
At Ginkgo Wy
Lisle, Illinois 60532
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Fees include admission to the Arboretum
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Denis Kania

What you'll learn in this nature class:

Become acquainted with the host of birds that nest and breed in our region. We will observe breeding, foraging, and nesting behavior; discuss food choices and nesting habits; and learn bird songs and calls. The class will visit different birding hotspots to seek out a diversity of summer birds in our region.

Notes: Held indoors and outdoors; includes walking on trails and uneven terrain. Please dress to be outdoors each day. 

Supplies: Please bring a water bottle, binoculars, and field guides

Recommended text: Sibley's Birding Basics by David Allen Sibley;  available at the Arboretum Store

Driving directions: Several sessions will meet off-site; driving directions will be provided in class


School Notes: The registrars office is the one who confirms registrations ([email protected]). They respond to emails Monday through Friday between 8:30 and 4pm. If a student registers through Coursehorse on Friday evening for a Saturday class, we will not have a way to confirm them.

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Refund Policy

Refund requests must be submitted to the registrar by email ([email protected]) or by phone (630-719-2468) one full business day prior to the program start date. 

Fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable within 24 hours the program’s start date. The Morton Arboretum cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations. 

Students will be issued a full refund in the event that The Morton Arboretum cancels a class for any reason.

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