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NYS Young Birders Club

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

NYS Young Birders Club

Via Carena Pooth – The NYS Young Birders Club’s July 20th trip was to the Roger Tory Peterson Institute in Jamestown, NY. After some grassland birding in the morning, we had an awesome behind-the scenes tour of the Institute and got to see Roger Tory Peterson’s reference library, bird skins, and original artwork including many original plates for his field guides. We learned a lot about this great man who sparked a love of nature in so many of us and started the conservation movement long before most of us were born. In the photo, Twan Leenders, President of RTPI, shows...

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