Introducing: A new course on Birds! February 2018

Wonders of Nature Series Frogmouth

Certificate Course in Avian Conservation

An opportunity to deepen your birding knowledge and take your hobby to a higher level by contributing to science.

  • A weekend course covering many key concepts and hardcore ornithology topics by eminent researchers and experts
  • More than 30 field and classroom sessions
  • An amazing opportunity to know real life case studies in ornithology and learn from people behind them
  • Will be held in the leafy Modern High school in Pashan and gorgeous Garudmaachi outdoor center near Tamhini Sanctuary

Only a limited number of seats are available. Register quickly to avail of early bird discount. Also additional discount for students (current valid educational institute ID necessary).

Key Information

February 17 (Sat) & 18 (Sun)
PES Modern English Medium High School, NCL Campus, Pashan Road, Pune-08

February 24 (Sat) & 25 (Sun)
Garudmaachi, Tamhini Ghat, Pune.



Madhav GogateVilas Gogate
Dr. Anil MahabalDr. R. M. Sharma
Dr. Sushama ThatteDr. D. B. Bastawade
Dr. Anand PadhyeNarendra Naidu
Dr. Girish JatharDr. Prachi Mehta
Anirudh ChaojiDr. Mandar Datar
Kiran GhadgeVibhav Chitrao
Rajgopal PatilShauri Sulakhe
Vishwatej PawarShrikar Ashtaputre


  • Conservation of birds
  • Field Identification
  • Bird Photography and other technologies
  • Research Techniques
  • Field training sessions
  • Habits and Behaviour of birds
  • Ecology of birds
  • Classification of Birds
  • Bird Taxidermy

Course charges

Rs 6800 (Students Rs 6300)

Charges include course material, tea/snacks/lunch at NCL Modern high school and transportation/food/accommodation at Garudmaachi. To avail the student discount a current valid educational institute ID is necessary.


Registration online. Click here


Rajgopal Patil: 98233 76551
Shauri Sulakhe: 98222 95057