Bald Eagle Watch Training: Returning Volunteers


Bald Eagle Watch Training: Returning Volunteers
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Are you interested in volunteering as a community scientist to monitor Bald Eagle nests with Bird Conservancy of the Rockies? Join us for a virtual volunteer training on Saturday, January 22, 2022!
 
Training is mandatory in order to participate and will be conducted virtually, using Zoom.  The day will be split into two segments – one in the morning for new volunteers, and one in the afternoon for experienced participants. Advance registration for one or both sessions is also required.
 
DETAILS:
 
New Volunteer Training: Saturday, January 22rd, 9-11am
 
  • Basics of becoming a Bald Eagle Watch (BEW) volunteer
  • BEW goals and objectives
  • Bald Eagle natural history, identification, observation procedures
  • Basic observation reporting tools and methods
  • Preliminary nest monitoring assignments
 
Returning Volunteer Training: Saturday, January 22rd, 1-3pm
 
  • Changes in monitoring procedures and reporting
  • Lessons learned from 2021 monitoring season
  • Data entry protocols
  • Getting more out of CitSci’s BEW data portal
  • Volunteer feedback to improve the program

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR VIRTUAL TRAINING
 
 
 
Prospective new volunteers will need to complete insurance liability waiver and background check steps before becoming eligible to join the program and monitor nests.
 
These will be processed after the volunteer training for those who accept assignments.
 
Once you complete your registration using the link above, please watch for new updates to arrive by email as details are finalized. Information about connecting to training with your computer or other device will be sent before the training sessions.
 

 

Photo: Dover Images

We look forward to seeing you at the training!
 
 
 
Questions?
Please let me know!
 
Meredith McBurney
Volunteer Coordinator
(303) 659-4348 x18