Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (MDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Standley Lake has partnered with Nature's Educators to bring you a series of FREE programs featuring live animals. These classes are held at the Standley Lake amphitheater and are weather dependent.
In this program, we will dive into the characteristics that define raptors and why they are important to our ecosystems. Audiences will discover the various types of birds of prey found all over the world, what it takes to care for a bird of prey, and learn how Nature's Educators is permitted to keep raptors. Three to four LIVE birds of prey will be present. The audience will learn about their personal histories, anatomy, hunting strategies, and habitats.
For all ages. FREE CLASS! Class is limited to 50 spaces.
When & Where
Standley Lake Regional Park
Standley Lake Regional Park is a 3,000- acre park located in unincorporated Jefferson County. The main entrance is located at 100th Avenue and Simms Street. The water rights for Standley Lake Reservoir are owned by FRICO (Farmers Reservoir and Irrigation Company) and the surface recreation rights have been leased to the City of Westminster for use as a recreation area since 1970. There is an Intergovernment Agreement (IGA), which governs the water use and is managed by the Standley Lake Operations Committee (SLOC). The members of the SLOC committee are comprised of officials from the City of Westminster, the City of Northglenn, the City of Thornton, Jefferson County and FRICO.