A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden & north half of Kings County, & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Also note: Conservation issues & miscellany posts.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Fw: BBC Virtual Presentation, Tuesday May 18th
"Logic will take you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere," --Albert Einstein
Subject: BBC Virtual Presentation, Tuesday May 18th
Glen Davis Presents: Wildlife Track Stars May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm via Zoom
Bio: Glen started birding in Brooklyn at age 10 and was aregular of Brooklyn Bird Club trips and meetings until graduating highschool in 1995. Since then Glen has worked a myriad of field jobs and as atour leader. Glen resides in Cape May with his wife Kashi and currentlyworks at Cellular Tracking Technologies as well as a counselor in thesummer for Camp Cascades for Young Birders.
Talk Summary: California Condors can now be "geo-fenced" toavoid wind turbine collisions! Small songbirds and so many more critterscan be remotely detected by itsy bitsy radio transmitters! The world ofwildlife tracking is exciting and always changing! In the 14 years sinceCellular Tracking Technologies started with the worlds first GPS andCellular platform tracking unit (originally used with Golden Eagle) manydevelopments have led to wide variety of tracking application for wildlife.Join ornithologist and tour leader, turned electronics developer Glen Davisfor a presentation and overview of the leading trends in wildlife trackingresearch and development.