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Birds and the Undiscovered World, with Kenn Kaufman

September 25 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The advances of modern science, and the reality of instant global communication, may lead us to assume that everything in our world is well known. But this is an illusion: in fact, the unknown is all around us, beginning right outside our doors. A close look at the world of birds and nature is enough to remind us that we are still surrounded by fascinating mysteries. Kenn Kaufman will draw on the adventures of his own life to talk about the unknown realms of nature, the potential for discovery, and the power of personal observation to rekindle our sense of wonder.

About the speaker:
Kenn Kaufman became fascinated with birds by the age of six. As a professional tour guide, he led birding tour groups to all seven continents, but today he works as an artist, writer, and editor. He has written 13 books about birds and nature, including Kingbird HighwayLives of North American Birds, and his own series of nature guides, Kaufman Field Guides, now published by HarperCollins. His most recent book is A Season on the Wind: Inside the World of Spring Migration, published in 2019. Kenn is a Fellow of the American Ornithological Society, a Field Editor for the National Audubon Society, and an official “birding expert” for Birds & Blooms magazine.

Details

Date:
September 25
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.georgiaaudubon.org/in-person-events.html

Other

Audience
Adults
Requires Advance Registration
Yes

Venue

Monday Night Garage
933 Lee St SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30310
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Details

Date:
September 25
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.georgiaaudubon.org/in-person-events.html

Other

Audience
Adults
Requires Advance Registration
Yes

Venue

Monday Night Garage
933 Lee St SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30310
+ Google Map