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The Science of…Birds

May 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In a simple description birds are warm-blooded vertebrates and are the only animal that has feathers.  But, birds are so much more than that!  In Nebraska we have over 450 species of birds due to our interesting geographic location.  We may not have penguins or flamingos, but do not discount all the interesting species that call Nebraska home.  For example, we have a bird in Nebraska that will impale their prey on sharp thorns or barbed wire fencing.  We also have a bird that will vomit all over a predator if they feel threatened, or…well, I could keep going, but just join us instead to find out more about the science behind birds in Nebraska!

This event is FREE, but requires pre-registration:–grTIuH9SvTss-RwO35OxWF9oEW2Gm

After registering, you will receive a conformation email with more information for the event.  Then, on the day and time of the event, use the link provided in the confirmation email and password to join us.

Unable to attend a live event?  Each virtual webinar will be recorded and posted to the Nebraska Game and Parks YouTube Education Channel, here you can watch past recording of the Science of as well!

Please contact with questions or for more information.  You can also check out the events on the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s Facebook Page and the Nebraska Wildlife Education Facebook page.


May 20
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Time outdoors is time well spent

Nebraska Game and Parks offers a plethora of opportunities beyond events. You can get away and unwind by planning a trip to a Nebraska state park. You can catch the next big one, go wildlife viewing, plan a hunt or more. Or you can help us celebrate our park system’s 100th birthday. Go ahead: Build your own adventure.

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