The 22nd Southwest Wings Birding & Nature Festival will be held at Cochise College in Sierra Vista, AZ from July 31 thru August 3, 2013. Located in the foothills of the Huachuca Sky Islands. Field trips with expert guides & small group size will take you to see specialities like Elegant Trogons, Montezuma Quail, Arizona Woodpecker, Olive, Grace’s and Red-faced Warblers, plus 15 species of hummers! Scott Weidensaul will give the Saturday Keynote address “Of a Feather.” The Welcome Reception will feature a talk on Sky Island Big Cats, including recent sightings of jaquar & ocelot. Fifty vendors will be present & 30 free presentations on subjects from archeology to zoology.
6 am to 8 pm, Wednesday thru Saturday