an expert on birds and their
evolutionary history who works with the Cleveland Museum of Natural History and
Lights Out Cleveland, which monitors bird-building collisions during migration. He will be featured at the Nov. 20 meeting of the Canton Audubon Society. The public is invited to attend. The meeting will be preceded by a 5:30 p.m. bird walk beginning at the back balcony of the Exploration Gateway.
For some five billion individual birds, two trips between Central or South America from North America are an essential and stunning annual accomplishment. Why do birds undertake these grueling trips? How do they find their way to wintering grounds they have never seen before? What makes Blackpoll Warbler one of the most impressive species in the world?