Another heads up!
One of the important aspects of the data RINS volunteers collects is that of vegetation in the monitored areas. This data is crucial in learning about the habitat and ecology that the raptors live in day-to-day. It also aids in land management decisions that RINS helps make.
Every year a Plant I.D. Field Trip is scheduled in order to help teach RINS volunteers the different plants and vegetation in the monitored areas. The I.D. Field Trip this year will be on:
May 7th, 2011
Mark your calendars RINS volunteers! See you then!