Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Free Godwit Days Virtual Bird Festival

Enjoy a wealth of information from one of America’s great birding hotspots during this year’s Godwit Days Virtual Bird Festival (Marbled Godwit photo by Paul Konrad).

Centered in Arcata, California, this year’s Godwit Days Virtual Bird Festival will take place April 16 to 18, with free registration online now. One of the premier birding festivals, Godwit Days will offer a variety of 60- to 90-minute sessions, some live-streamed via Zoom and others pre-recorded and posted online. Some of the exciting session options include the Shorebird Fly-off at Arcata Marsh, Humboldt Bay Birding, Bird Songs and Calls, a Spotted Owl Search, Snowy Plover Research, Tips and Techniques for Sketching Birds, and Surveying Shorebirds at Humboldt Bay.

For more information about this year’s virtual version of Godwit Days, see

For Free registration, visit

And don’t forget that all times posted are Pacific Daylight Time.