Archive | August, 2017

MigrantWatch 2017/18 – Lecture on Bird Migration

26 Aug

MigrantWatch 2017/18 was launched today – 26.Aug with an interesting lecture by Prof.Sarath Kotagama on Bird Migration. Prof.Kotagama explained the basics about ‘Bird Migration’ covering why birds do migrate, different types of migration, specific behaviors of migratory birds, migratory birds that visit Sri Lanka, challenges faced by migratory birds etc.

Over 100 participated today’s event with number of newcomers for birding. FOGSL take this opportunity to thank all those who helped passing the message about the event as promoting birdwatching among the society is one of the objective of MigrantWatch.

A special MigrantWatch T-shirt was also launched today with the first T-shirt presenting to Prof.Kotagama. You can purchase the new MigrantWatch T-shirt tomorrow morning at the Thalawathugoda Birding event for Rs.750/=.

Launch of MigrantWATCH 2017/18

25 Aug