Basic Bird Biology
Bills, feathers, migration… birds have a dazzling array of adaptations that enable them to live almost everywhere. A basic understanding of bird biology is key to becoming a birder. This course will utilize Manomet’s teaching collection to cover the basics of bird anatomy (i.e. bills and feathers), bird behavior and life histories. Besides learning how incredible birds really are, you’ll also come away better prepared to recognize the traits that make each species unique.