Introduction to Education Volunteering: A Visit to the Bird Banding Station

Sponsored by Joppa Flats
September 30, 2021 (Thursday) 9:00am-12:00pm


Bird Banding Station, Plum Island


Steve Knapp - Teacher Naturalist






Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

Take your first step toward becoming a Joppa Flats education volunteer with these in-the-field trainings. Our education volunteers help staff and teacher naturalists present programs to schools, groups, and families throughout the school year in a wide variety of environments. Come to one, two, or all of these trainings and join the team!


Thursdays / 9 am-12 pm

September 16: Sandy Beach & Coastal Erosion
September 23: Rocky Shore & Tide Pools
September 30: A Visit to the Bird Banding Station October 7: Salt Marsh & Merrimack River

Instructions and Directions:

Meet at Joppa Flats Education Center. Please dress for the weather with appropriate footwear.

Masks are required indoors and in vans; they are optional outdoors. Anyone wishing to travel in a Mass Audubon vehicle must bring their vaccination record (actual or photo) for visual confirmation.

Please note our NEW CANCELLATION POLICY: If cancellations are made less than 7 days prior to the program, refunds cannot be issued. Refunds are not given for failure to attend, absence, or sick days. If we must cancel a session, you will receive a full refund.

Registration is required.
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

1 Plum Island Turnpike
Newburyport, MA 01950
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.