Founding Feathers: Extinction and Conservation of Southern Birds

Presented by McKissick Museum at McKissick Museum, Columbia SC

Ongoing
Founding Feathers: Extinction and Conservation of Southern Birds

Showcasing three heartbreaking extinction stories: the ivory billed woodpecker, the Carolina parakeet, and the passenger pigeon, the exhibitions also brings to light the conservation efforts inspired by their disappearance.

Undergraduate students Maddie Colvin and Karli Sinclair have teamed up to curate McKissick Museum’s newest exhibition. What started as a group project in a University classroom has been transformed into an educational museum exhibition on extinct and endangered birds. Showcasing three heartbreaking extinction stories: the ivory billed woodpecker, the Carolina parakeet, and the passenger pigeon, the exhibitions also brings to light the conservation efforts inspired by their disappearance.

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • May 22, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 23, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • May 24, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 25, 2019 at 11:00 am - 03:00 pm (Sat)
  • May 27, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • May 28, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • May 29, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 30, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • May 31, 2019 at 08:30 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 1, 2019 at 11:00 am - 03:00 pm (Sat)

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Additional time info:

Closed on Sundays

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

McKissick Museum

816 Bull St, Columbia, SC 29208

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