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Catawba Students Head East for Bird-Watching

April 20, 2016

Category: Academics, Biology, Events, Students


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 (Photo: Joe Poston)

It was all about bird-watching when Dr. Joe Poston, an associate professor of biology at Catawba, and students in his spring semester Ornithology class made a recent trip to the Eastern part of North Carolina.

The trip took the group to the Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve near Pinehurst, where they reportedly were excited to see some endangered Red-cockaded Woodpeckers. They also visited Carolina Beach State Park, where they spent two nights camping, the Fort Fisher Aquarium, Southport, and Sunset Beach.

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