New Jersey Audubon field trips and programs adhere to CDC guidelines; leaders have the right to ask a participant to leave the program if someone is not adhering to these guidelines for the health and safety of all. Leaders and participants must wear face coverings* throughout the program and maintain physical distancing of at least 6 feet. Leaders may remove their face covering to be heard by the group while maintaining social distance. Please do not come to a program if you are sick, have a sick family member or have reason to believe you may have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus. There will be no sharing of equipment including binoculars or spotting scopes.
*Face coverings do not include winter scarves or bandanas. Two-layer fabric or surgical-type masks are required.
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2020 Cape May Fall Festival Virtual Edition
October 2, 2020 - October 4, 2020
The 2020 Cape May Fall Festival will be virtual and Cape May-centric! Warm up your ID skills with the experts on Friday, then join us as we capture Cape May’s hotspots with the best guides around. You won’t want to miss the Bird ID Quiz by a crackerjack team from the New Jersey Young Birders Club, the Keynote by Kenn Kaufman or the debut of Katy Duffy’s Sunday presentation about the Cape May Owl Banding Project, “In the Still of the Night.” Visit our sponsors and vendors, take your chances on our raffle, and find a treasure in our Silent Auction. Join us!
Your registration includes a selection of live streaming from Cape May migration hotspots, interspersed with presentations on a wide variety of topics. Our Roving Reporters will take you to Higbee Beach, The Nature Conservancy’s South Cape May Meadows and even the iconic Cape May Hawkwatch.
Cost: A 3-day registration is $100 for CMBO or NJA members, and $125 for non-members. Or you may choose a daily registration at $40/day for CMBO or NJA members, and $50/day for non-members.
Presentations include workshops on hawk ID, fall warbler ID and pelagic birding, as well as live monarch butterfly tagging. Finally, 3 sessions involving our featured speakers are also available separately as a la carte items.
For more information and registration please click HERE