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Crows: The Avian Einsteins

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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 15
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You will need a reliable Internet connection as well as a computer or device with which you can access your virtual class. We recommend you arrive to class 5-10 minutes early to ensure you're able to set up your device and connection.

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This class will be held via Zoom unless otherwise specified

Teacher: Connie Sidles

What you'll learn in this nature class:

Come listen to master birder and storyteller Connie Sidles share the amazing and complex lives of crows, the geniuses of the avian world!

Join master birder and author Constance Sidles as she takes you into the secret world of crows! Crows are among the smartest of all birds—they can recognize human faces, pass knowledge along to new generations, work together to protect each other, set up sentries to watch for danger, and even use tools. Indeed, all members of the crow family (called corvids) are intelligent, including ravens, jays, and magpies. 

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The University of Washington Botanic Gardens is a unit within the School of Environmental & Forest Sciences and encompasses two sites: the Washington Park Arboretum on the south side of Union Bay and the Center for Urban Horticulture on the north side. The 230-acre Arboretum includes a vibrant collection...

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