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Heritage Oak Winery sits along an expansive stretch of the lower Mokelume River. Because of a long-term commitment to conservation and habitat this property includes over 50 acres of wonderful riparian habitat. Begin at the winery, travel through the forest of the floodplain, and to the shores of the Mokelumne River. Expect to see many species of wintering birds. The raptor diversity at this location can be quite high and has included Cooper’s Hawk, Osprey, and Merlin. Led by native David Yee, who has been birding in this area for over 35 years! Lunch andwine awaits you at the end of the journey.
The bus leaves promptly at 9 am from McCaffrey Middle School.
Must be 21
When & Where
10th Annual Galt Winter Bird Festival
A DECADE CELEBRATING BIRDS
The City of Galt, in collaboration with the Cosumnes River Preserve and Galt Joint Union Elementary and High School Districts, is pleased to bring you the 10th Annual Winter Bird Festival on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Our festival guests will enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Cosumnes River Preserve and the incredible opportunity to catch sightings of waterfowl, shorebirds and wildlife in their winter habitat. Festival headquarters provide a starting point for exclusive preserve tours, educational presentations, wildlife shows, art displays, wine walk, hometown history and hands-on activities.
This is a winter celebration you'll always remember!
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
COME FOR THE BIRDS, STAY FOR THE FOOD! This year, we are joining up with SactoMoFo Food Trucks, so bring your appetite!!
9:00 am LUCIOLE DESIGN, Landscape Artist Mike Heacox
10:00 am UC DAVIS HUMMINGBIRD HEALTH CONSERVATION PROGRAM
11:30 am DAVID SIBLEY, Key Note Speaker
12:30 pm DAVID SIBLEY, Book Signing
1:30 pm CORKY QUIRK, Going Batty
2:30 pm WILD THINGS, INC.
3:30 pm HAWKS, HONKERS AND HOOTS
6:00 am – 8:30 am Zen Optic Sunrise Tour / Lon Yarbrough
6:30 am – 10:00 am Remote Riparian & Tall Forest withJohn Trochet
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Heritage Oaks Bird Walk & Lunch
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Beer & Birds Cosumnes River Preserve Barn
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Delta Birding Tour
4:30 pm Sunset Tour Staten Island
**NO REFUNDS FOR ALL TOUR TICKET PURCHASES
CLICK ON A TOUR BELOW TO REGISTER!