December 5, 2013 – December 10, 2013
Southeastern Arizona is home to many resident species of breeding sparrows and a favored location for migrants to overwinter. We will visit semi-desert grasslands and riparian woodlands to observe the behavior and habitat selection of over 20 species of sparrows, towhees, and longspurs. Daily outings will be followed by . . .
December 14, 2013 – December 15, 2013
The Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council (GINTC) is pleased to announce the expansion of their annual Breakfast with the Cranes event to two mornings, December 14-15, at the Moody Gardens Golf Course banquet facility. After breakfast and a presentation about sandhill crane behavior, attendees can embark on a special . . .
December 21, 2013 – December 22, 2013
It is our pleasure to inform you about a two-day birdwatching event and workshop to be organized by the District Administration of Dungarpur, India, December 20-21, 2013. The event is the first of its kind in the district. It will highlight the wonderful sights and sounds of the . . .
January 11, 2014
On January 11, 2014, Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge will host its 2nd Festival of the Cranes, an event that offers the opportunity to view over 12,000 Sandhill Cranes along with several pairs of Whooping Cranes that winter each year at the refuge. A press release is attached below.
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January 22, 2014 – January 27, 2014
The 17th Annual Space Coast Birding & Wildlife Festival is scheduled
January 22 – January 27, 2014 and headquartered at Eastern Florida State College (formerly Brevard Community College), Titusville, FL. Festival activities feature unique birding, wildlife, nature, technology, cultural/historical and photography field trips, paddling and water adventures, pelagic birding boat . . .
January 23, 2014 – January 26, 2014
Celebrate the migratory waterfowl of the Northern Sacramento Valley! Field trips, workshops, art exhibit, & activities offered for birding enthusiasts of all ages . . .
February 13, 2014 – February 16, 2014
One of the oldest birding festivals in the country, highlighting the beauty of the high desert winter in the Klamath Basin. Hundreds of eagles and other raptors as well as thousands of ducks, geese, and swans on the six National Wildlife Refuges. A huge assortment of birding, photography, and nature . . .
February 20, 2014 – February 22, 2014
The Atchafalaya Basin, the largest overflow swamp in the country, is home to an abundance of wildlife, including rare and endangered species such as the American bald eagle. Our annual Eagle Expo includes boat tours into various waterways to view eagles and their nests, raptor show, photography workshop, presentations on . . .
February 22, 2014
Cape Coral is home to the largest known population of the Florida Burrowing Owl, which is a species of special concern. These pint size birds burrow underground where they nest from early February through mid-July and are now the official city bird of Cape Coral. Please join us at . . .
April 11, 2014 – April 13, 2014
The 18th annual Great Louisiana BirdFest, will be held April 11-13, 2014. The Northlake Nature Center sponsors BirdFest during the spring migration when numerous migrant bird species pass through south Louisiana on their way from Mexico and South America. Expert birdwatchers and novices are all welcome to attend any . . .