Class picture in front of Bodie Lighthouse during the 2016 coast trip.
Dr. Simons talks to the class about Bodie Island history.
Birding on Bodie Island. So many waterbirds!
Birding at Pea Island. Found White Pelicans!
Class photo in front of Ol' Stripey on Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
Making our way out to the point on Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
Did you see the Glaucous Gull?
How many gull species do you see?
2016 Class photo on the point at Cape Hatteras National Seahore.
Check out that sunset!
Checking out seabirds on a rainy ferry to Ocracoke Island.
Someone was open for breakfast!
2016 Class photo in front of Ocracoke Lighthouse.
Talking to the biologist from Army Corps of Engineers before heading out in search of nesting Bald Eagles.
AEC 501 Ornithology
Our goal for this course is to build a foundation of knowledge that will stimulate you to keep learning about birds for the rest of your life. Our approach will focus primarily on the behavior and ecology of birds and the development of field skills. Find out more >>