Bird Ringing

Bird Ringing - Full

This is a lesser known activity but of great scientific and pedagogical interest. The ringing of birds is a process of capture, marking, study and subsequent release. A good opportunity to get to know the birds that pass through this region every year!

  • Type(s): Field trip
  • Theme(s): Bird ringing
  • Duration: 180 minutes
  • Target Audience: All audiences
  • Language: Portuguese, English
  • Recommendations:

    Participants must bring their cars from the meeting point to the bird ringing site. We suggest that participants share cars so that the lowest possible number of vehicles is used.
    Participants in this activity must respect the following rules to ensure the birds wellbeing:
    - Keeping a safe distance of 2 meters around the mist netting area and not running near the nets;
    - Parents should help their children follow these rules.
    Monitors may ask the participants who do not comply with these rules to leave the area, to ensure birds safety.

  • Registration: Activity with online registration
  • Nr of participants: Mín. 4 Max. 30 (minimum age 6 years old)
  • Partner:
  • Schedule: Sunday 2nd of October 2022 from 07:30 am until 10:30 am
  • Meeting point:
    "O Vigia" Restaurant

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