organises and takes part in various awareness-raising events such as the « Environmental Days » and conferences ;
communicates with local media (radio, television);
runs projects with schools;
coordinates field trips (bird-watching, audio recording, photoshooting…).
The SOP gives general-interest presentations on birds, and takes part in local events by hosting booths, exhibiting posters and photographs.
The association communicates with the local media by the mean of radio messages and interviews, as well as television reports and appearances.
According to its different projects, the SOP carries out educational programmes in schools, introducing the kids to the species of birds found locally, the threats affecting them and the tools available for their protection.
Teachers can be provided with educational material.
The SOP also organizes field trips linked with its top priority programmes.
The aim is to learn the ropes of the ornithological work, using binoculars, guidebooks and notebooks. Students discover how to listen, observe and identify birds in their natural environment.