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Registration is open for the 2020 Godwit Days Spring Migration Bird Festival.

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  • Basic Registration is required to complete your booking. This will include the Reception and Drink Ticket, Friday Keynote, Saturday Keynote, and any trip designated as No Additional Charge (NAC). 
  • After Basic Registration, CLICK ON LINKS below to find out more about an event or TO BOOK A TICKET. You will create your User Account the first time that you Check-Out, after selecting all of your events. Be sure to create a user name and password in the spaces provided.
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Wednesday, 04/15/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
Spaces
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Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
All Day START HERE - Basic Registration - REQUIRED for each person 500 456 $35.00
6:30 am - 8:30 am WE01 Dawn Chorus at Arcata Marsh 1 | 2020 | $10 12 12 TBA $10.00
8:00 am - 3:00 pm WE02 Orleans and the "G-O" Road - GOLD/NEW | 2020 | $75 10 7 TBA $75.00
8:00 am - 12:30 pm WE03 Southern Humboldt Community Park - NEW | 2020 | $15 15 15 Ann Constantino $15.00
8:30 am - 12:30 pm WE04 Ferndale Bottoms & Salt River | 2020 | $15 12 6 TBA $15.00
8:30 am - 1:00 pm WE05 Avocets & Ales | 2020 | $20 12 11 Rob Fowler $20.00
10:30 am - 2:30 pm WE06 Warm Up Wednesday & Smartphone Birding | 2020 | $15 15 15 Gary Bloomfield $15.00
11:00 am - 2:00 pm WE07 Arcata Ridge Trail & Aldergrove Pond | 2020 | $15 15 14 George Ziminsky $15.00
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm WE08 Nighttime Owls 1 | 2020 | $15 15 15 David Juliano $15.00

Thursday, 04/16/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
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Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
6:30 am - 8:30 am TH09 Dawn Chorus at Arcata Marsh 2 | 2020 | $10 12 10 Alexandra Lamb $10.00
7:00 am - 3:00 pm TH10 Bear River Ridge - GOLD | 2020 | $75 10 6 TBA $75.00
7:30 am - 12:00 pm TH11 Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge 1 | 2020 | FREE 15 11 HBNWR Staff $0.00
8:00 am - 12:00 pm TH12 Beginning Birding - NEW | 2020 | NAC 15 14 TBA $0.00
8:15 am - 11:15 am TH13 Shorebird Spectacle at the Marsh 1 | 2020 | $15 12 12 Alexa DeJoannis $15.00
8:30 am - 3:30 pm TH14 Godwit Mystery Tour | 2020 | $25 15 14 Mystery Leader $25.00
9:00 am - 5:00 pm TH15 Del Norte County Classic - NEW | 2020 | $25 16 11 TBA & Bob Brown $40.00
9:15 am - 4:00 pm TH16 Coastal Bird Blitz | 2020 | $40 12 10 TBA $40.00
9:30 am - 4:00 pm TH17 King Salmon to South Spit | 2020 | $25 12 12 TBA $25.00
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm TH18 Spotted Owls 1 - Moderate/Advanced Hike | 2020 | $25 15 15 Green Diamond Resource Co $25.00
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm TH19 Nighttime Owls 2 | 2020 | $15 10 8 Mario Balitbit $15.00

Friday, 04/17/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
Spaces
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Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
6:30 am - 8:30 am FR20 Dawn Chorus at Arcata Marsh 3 | 2020 | $10 12 9 Kathryn Wendel $10.00
7:45 am - 1:00 pm FR21 Patrick's Point State Park | 2020 | FREE 12 10 Moe Morrissette $0.00
8:00 am - 4:00 pm FR22 Conifers & Birds of the Klamath Mountains | 2020 | $40 15 11 Michael Kauffmann $40.00
8:00 am - 3:00 pm FR23 Kneeland & Coastal Prairies of Humboldt | 2020 | $15 12 12 David Juliano $15.00
8:15 am - 12:15 pm FR24 Freshwater Farms Reserve Trail | 2020 | FREE 15 10 Kate Howard $0.00
8:30 am - 12:30 pm FR25 North Jetty Sea Watch & Woodley Island | 2020 | $15 15 15 Jude Power $15.00
8:30 am - 3:00 pm FR26 Orick and Redwood National Park - NEW | 2020 | $20 12 10 TBA $20.00
9:00 am - 3:00 pm FR27 Birding to Ferndale & Eel River Brewery | 2020 | $25 15 7 Rob Fowler $25.00
9:15 am - 3:00 pm FR28 Trinidad Seabirds - NEW | 2020 | $20 10 10 TBA $20.00
9:30 am - 12:30 pm FR29 Wildlife Photography & Videography - NEW | 2020 | $20 12 12 Alan Peterson $20.00
9:30 am - 12:30 pm FR30 Shorebird Spectacle at the Marsh 2 | 2020 | $15 12 12 Kathryn Wendel $15.00
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm FR31 Spotted Owls 2 - Easy/Moderate Hike | 2020 | $25 16 12 Green Diamond Resource Co $25.00
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm FR32 Owl Pellet Dissection Workshop for Kids | 2020 | FREE 15 10 TBA $0.00
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm FR33 Opening Reception | 2020 | NAC 500 491 n/a $0.00
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm FR34 Welcome & Keynote Lecture 1 | 2020 | NAC 500 483 Stuart Mackenzie and Northcoast Regional Land Trust $0.00
7:45 pm - 9:15 pm FR35 Bats at the Arcata Marsh | 2020 | $15 15 13 Lauren Dusek & Christine Champe $15.00

Saturday, 04/18/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
Spaces
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Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
5:00 am - 8:30 am SA36 Marbled Murrelets 1 | 2020 | $15 15 15 Moe Morrissette $15.00
6:30 am - 11:30 am SA37 Hoopa Tribal Forest Wildlife | 2020 | $20 15 15 TBC - Dawn Blake $20.00
6:45 am - 1:45 pm SA38 Bald Hills & Lyon's Ranch Trail | 2020 | $20 15 14 TBA $20.00
7:00 am - 11:30 am SA39 Birding By Ear Basics | 2020 | $20 15 13 David Juliano $20.00
7:00 am - 12:30 pm SA40 Horse Mountain & High Elevation 1 | 2020 | $20 15 14 Jim McIntosh $20.00
7:00 am - 12:00 pm SA41 Mad River Cottonwoods & Fish Hatchery | 2020 | $20 10 10 Alexandra Lamb $20.00
7:00 am - 5:00 pm SA42 Humboldt Big Day - GOLD | 2020 | $80 10 5 TBC-Scott Carey & Mary Severdia $80.00
7:15 am - 1:15 pm SA43 Birding with the Keynote Speaker 1 | GOLD | $125 10 10 Stuart Mackenzie, CJ Ralph $125.00
7:15 am - 10:15 am SA44 Shorebird Spectacle at the Marsh 3 | 2020 | $15 12 10 David Fix $15.00
7:30 am - 11:30 am SA45 Bird Banding 1 | 2020 | $20 10 10 Kim Hollinger $20.00
7:30 am - 4:00 pm SA46 California Thrasher and Shelter Cove - NEW/GOLD | 2020 | $75 15 15 TBA $75.00
8:00 am - 12:00 pm SA47 Spring Migrant Rarities | 2020 | $20 15 15 Mario Balitbit $20.00
8:00 am - 12:00 pm SA48 Eureka Hotspots - NEW | 2020 | $20 15 11 Rob Fowler $20.00
8:15 am - 12:15 pm SA49 Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge 2 | 2020 | FREE 15 12 HBNWR Staff $0.00
8:30 am - 12:30 pm SA50 Western Snowy Plovers | 2020 | $20 15 15 Mark Colwell $20.00
8:45 am - 1:45 pm SA51 Elk River Wildlife Sanctuary | 2020 | $20 15 15 TBA $20.00
9:00 am - 11:00 am SA52 Trinidad Head & Lighthouse | 2020 | FREE 10 6 BLM $0.00
9:30 am - 2:30 pm SA53 Herpetology Field Trip | 2020 | $20 15 12 Matt Kluber $20.00
9:30 am - 11:30 am SA54 Kids Birding Trip 1 | 2020 | FREE 10 9 Louise Bacon-Ogden $0.00
11:30 am - 2:30 pm SA55 Humboldt Botanical Gardens Tour - NEW | 2020 | NAC 15 14 June Walsh $0.00
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm SA56 Art Workshop for Kids | 2020 | FREE 10 10 Gary Bloomfield $0.00
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm SA57 Coastal Dune Ecology | 2020 | FREE 15 15 TBC-John DeMartini $0.00
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm SA58 Native Plant Walk | 2020 | FREE 12 7 TBC-Carol Ralph $0.00
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm SA59 Spotted Owls 3 - Easy/Moderate Hike | 2020 | $25 16 12 Green Diamond Resource Co $25.00
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm SA60 Field Sketching | 2020 | $15 15 15 Gary Bloomfield $15.00
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm SA61 Optics Workshop | 2020 | NAC 20 20 TBC-Marilyn Rose from Out of This World $0.00
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm SA62 Banquet | 2020 | $35 80 74 Cassaro's Catering $35.00
7:00 pm - 7:45 pm SA63 Keynote Lecture 2 | 2020 ($10 w/o paid registration) 500 486 Richard Prum $10.00

Sunday, 04/19/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
Spaces
Left
Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
5:00 am - 8:30 am SU64 Marbled Murrelets 2 | 2020 | $15 15 15 Alexa DeJoannis $15.00
6:45 am - 5:00 pm SU65 Del Norte & Tufted Puffin - GOLD | 2020 | $75 10 7 Rob Fowler $75.00
6:45 am - 12:45 pm SU66 Snow Camp Road & Bald Mountain | 2020 | $20 15 15 TBA $20.00
7:00 am - 12:30 pm SU67 Horse Mountain & High Elevation 2 | 2020 | $20 15 15 Jim McIntosh $20.00
7:00 am - 1:00 pm SU68 Birding with the Keynote Speaker 2 - GOLD | 2020 | $125 10 9 Richard Prum & CJ Ralph $125.00
7:15 am - 3:00 pm SU69 Trinity River & Inland Forest | 2020 | $25 15 11 Tom Leskiw $30.00
7:30 am - 12:00 pm SU70 Birding By Ear Beyond Basics | 2020 | $20 15 15 David Juliano $20.00
7:30 am - 11:30 am SU71 Bird Banding 2 | 2020 | $20 10 9 Kim Hollinger $20.00
8:00 am - 1:00 pm SU72 McKinleyville, "The Birdiest City" | 2020 | $20 15 11 Gary Lester $20.00
8:15 am - 11:15 am SU73 Shorebird Spectacle at the Marsh 4 | 2020 | $15 12 11 Mark Colwell $15.00
8:15 am - 9:15 am SU74 iNaturalist BioBlitz | 2020 | FREE 15 15 Sue Moore $0.00
8:30 am - 12:30 pm SU75 "The Marsh Project" Tribute to Stan Harris | 2020 - FREE 15 7 George Ziminsky, David Couch $0.00
9:30 am - 11:30 am SU76 Kids Birding Trip 2 | 2020 | FREE 10 10 Kathryn Wendel $0.00
10:45 am - 3:00 pm SU77 Dragonflies Workshop | 2020| FREE 15 14 Sandra Hunt-vonArb $0.00
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm SU78 Lanphere Dunes | 2020 | FREE 15 13 TBC-John St. Marie $0.00
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm SU79 Workshop with Stuart Mackenzie - NEW - Champions of the Flyway | 2020 | $20 30 29 Stuart Mackenzie $20.00
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm SU80 Coastal Butterflies - NEW | 2020 | $15 15 14 Clint Pogue $15.00
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm SU81 Spotted Owls 4 - Moderate/Advanced Hike | 2020 | $20 15 10 Green Diamond Resource Co $25.00
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm SU82 Workshop with Richard Prum - NEW - What is Art? From Warblers to Warhol | 2020 | $20 30 28 Richard Prum $20.00
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm SU83 Sunday Evening Social | 2020 | No-host 50 50 Godwit Days Board of Directors $0.00

Monday, 04/20/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
Spaces
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Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
7:30 am - 12:30 pm MO85 Humboldt Lagoons State Parks | 2020 | FREE 15 11 Moe Morrissette $0.00
8:00 am - 1:00 pm MO86 Mulligan Monday | 2020 | $15 15 14 Jude Power $15.00
9:00 am - 12:00 pm MO87 Shorebird Spectacle at the Marsh 5 | 2020 | $15 12 10 Mario Balitbit $15.00

Tuesday, 04/21/2020

Time Event Total
Spaces
Spaces
Left
Event
Leader(s)
Cost
of Event
7:00 am - 10:00 am TU88 Tail-end Tuesday | 2020 | $10 15 14 TBA $10.00

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