Essentials of Bird Migration
Lecture no. 11 from the course: The National Geographic Guide to Birding in North America
Taught by Professor James Currie | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
Migration seasons provide excellent opportunities to sight unfamiliar bird species. Here, uncover the evolutionary origins of migration, and why birds migrate. Study the triggers and geographical patterns of migration, and the four principal “flyways” (migration zones) of North America. Learn how to maximize your sightings of migrating birds, and how technology can aid this.