Father’s Day Interpretive Sea Bird Tour June 17th, 2018

18556580_1357415374341166_6358591604198660818_oTreat your father to a wonderful paddling experience among the rocks and seastacks of the California Coastal National Monument.

Join special guest local wildlife biologist Shannon Brinkman for a guided tour through this unique ecosystem as we discuss seabird adaptations & conservation issues and efforts, and observe seabird nesting behavior.

On this 3 hour guided paddle get a closer look at seabirds and marine mammals that call the Monument home. View the untrammeled nesting habitat for breeding seabirds and loafing and breeding marine mammals, including harbor seals, and California and Steller’s sea lions.

$89/person includes all gear & guides.

Shannon Brinkman is a seabird biologist for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Arcata Field Office and the North Coast Seabird Protection Network (NCSPN).  She earned her Master’s Degree from HSU in 2016, where she worked on monitoring parental care behaviors in Brandt’s Cormorants.  She has lived in Humboldt since 2014, working as a seabird biologist for the Marine Life Protection Act Baseline Study and now focused on the NCSPN, hoping to not only protect the seabirds along our California coast but get people excited about seabirds!

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