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Common Nighthawks in New Hampshire with Rebecca Suomala

April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

$12.00 – $15.00

Nighthawks are endangered in New Hampshire and declining throughout their range but we don’t know why. The dawn and dusk “peent” call of these birds was once a familiar sound in cities and towns throughout New Hampshire, where they nested on flat, pea stone gravel roofs and fed on insects attracted to city lights. NH Audubon initiated Project Nighthawk in 2007 to investigate the potential for restoring nesting nighthawks by placing simple gravel “nest patches” on flat rooftops. During this in-person presentation, find out what we’ve learned about patches and nesting nighthawks, and see photos of nests and chicks. 

This presentation will take place indoors, rain or shine. 

Presenter:
Rebecca Suomala, NH Audubon Senior Scientist – Citizen Science Bird Data Project Leader 

Cost:
$12 for NH Audubon members
$15 for non-members (Become a member today!)

Registration Required by April 26, 2023 

For accessibility requests, please contact Massabesic Center Director, Kimmie Whiteman, at [email protected]. 

The NH Audubon Scientist Series features our Senior Biologists sharing their research and data in monthly presentations at Massabesic Center during 2023. 

Venue

Massabesic Center
26 Audubon Way
Auburn, NH United States
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Organizer

Kimmie Whiteman
Phone:
(603) 668-2045
Email:
kwhiteman@nhaudubon.org
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Tickets

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NH Audubon Member
Massabesic Scientist Series Nighthawk Program 4/27/2023
$ 12.00
50 available
non-member
Massabesic Scientist Series Nighthawk Program 4/27/2023
$ 15.00
50 available