Field Work

Birds are only one part of ecology. One cannot study birds without also focusing on their habitat, interspecies interactions, and climate and weather patterns.

  • habitat measurements (prism, densiometer, point-transect method, hypsometer, clinometer, tree corer)
  • butterfly capture and identification
  • Pollock transects
  • wildlife camera trapping
  • natural history interpretation and education for the public of all ages
  • small mammal trapping
  • GPS navigation
  • motorboat use and maintenance
  • trail construction
  • operate 4WD vehicles
  • canoe, kayak, row
  • tree and wildlflower identification

Butterfly Lizard Ibex Orchid