I've been kicking around an idea, and I would appreciate some input.
Subject: What kind of information would you like from a raptor ID workshop?
- What are the species that confuse you the most?
- Would you like the focus to be more on flight silhouettes than plumage, or equal parts?
- Are there any mnemonic devices you use to figure out what bird of prey you are seeing?
- What would draw you in, to sign up for such a workshop?
- How long would you like it to be, to feel that you are getting your money's worth?
- If it was say, 90 minutes, what would you feel was a fair fee?
- Would you like to be tested afterwards, to see what you learned?
- I have never used PowerPoint, but I think that's the way to go. Anyone familiar with PowerPoint? Is it easy to learn?
I bet you can guess what I am planning.
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EDIT: My ever-so-critical husband thinks that it sounds like I am hitting folks up for money through online raptor ID workshops. NO. I am thinking about doing in-person workshops around here for our local birders. So rest assured that I am only looking for input.