Kevin Karlson Shorebird Day is Saturday–& It’s Free

The Meadowlands Commission and the Bergen 1-Kevin publicity photo for print- 7-10County Audubon Society are proud to present our 4th Annual Kevin Karlson Shorebird Day on Saturday, Aug. 11.

Water levels in the Shorebird Poll will be lower through next weekend, so we expect to see some great birds.

Bring your own lunch and beverages, sunblock and binoculars.

Download a flyer  here. Details follow.

The all-day event is free, and it features ace nature photographer Kevin Karlson leading morning walks, talking about shore bird identification, doing a slide show and talk and his awesome new book “Visions: Earth’s Elements in Bird and Nature Photography,” and offering a free hands-on seminar on bird photography — featuring another top nature photographer, Lloyd Spitalnik.

Saturday, August 11, 8:15 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Fourth Annual Kevin Karlson Shorebird Day, with the NJMC and BCAS

Spend the day with noted shorebird expert and nature photographer Kevin Karlson. Karlson is leading 90-minute bird walks at 8:15 and 10:15 a.m., and presenting a talk on “Tips on Becoming a Better Birder” at 12:45 p.m.   At 1:45 p.m. Kevin will discuss and show images from his latest book, "Visions." At 2:30 p.m., he and another noted photographer, Lloyd Spitalnik, will lead an hour-long wildlife photography workshop. All events are free, but you must sign a standard liability release for 2012 if you have not already. To rsvp, contact Don Torino of the BCAS at or 201-230-4983.


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