Southern Sierra Research Station

...conserving biological diversity through research

Willow Flycatcher Workshop Schedule

May 19 & 20, 2017



Day 1

Meet at the South Fork Middle School Cafeteria (5225 Kelso Valley Road in Weldon CA)


1:30 REGISTRATION


1:45 INTRODUCTION


1:55 RANGEWIDE STATUS AND DISTRIBUTION


2:05 HABITAT


2:25 WILLOW FLYCATCHER BIOLOGY


2:40 COWBIRD BIOLOGY


3:00 BREAK


3:10 SURVEY PROTOCOL


3:35 QUESTION & ANSWER SESSION


4:00 ADJOURN


Day 2

Meet at the Audubon Kern River Preserve Headquarters


6:00 to 10:30 FIELD TRIP - We will visit various sites on the Kern River Preserve and the South Fork Wildlife Area where Southwestern Willow Flycatchers have been detected and practice using the survey protocol.


10:45 OVERVIEW- We will go over what we have seen in the field and have a question and answer session.


11:30 ADJOURN