Passenger Pigeon, Great Auk, Carolina Parakeet.
Sadly, these birds have disappeared forever. This class investigates the tragic stories of these extinct birds. Unfortunately, they are not alone. We will also look at other North American birds that have disappeared and others that, while around, may someday join the list of birds that have gone extinct.Sign up for this class
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Class availability limitations: None
Jeff Babson is an all-around naturalist, with particular interest in birds, butterflies, moths, beetles and dragonflies. Owner of Sky Island Tours, an environmental education and eco-tour company, Jeff has led birding tours for the Tucson Botanical Gardens, Pima County Department of Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and several birding festivals in southern Arizona (Wings over Willcox, Southwest Wings, Tucson Birding and Nature Festival). He lives in Vail with his wife and two children