Vacation Bird School

Student releases female Indigo Bunting

Southern Appalachian Raptor Research offered a week of Vacation Bird School (VBS) in the Big Bald habitat, July 9-13.  Students explored the wonderful world of birds through daily expeditions into the local mountain habitat, literature readings, creative writing, applied arts, nest searching, bird banding and data collection techniques. Registration for VBS 2013 will begin in January. Click here to view a slide show of VBS 2012 on our Education page.