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Join Dawit Zeleke, The Nature Conservancy Senior Advisor, as he discusses the management practices of Conservation Farm and Ranches. Watch the breathtaking sight of hundreds of cranes flying in to roost for the night. You will learn about the habits of the cranes, why Staten Islands open wetland environment is preferred by these magnificent birds, and what we all can do to preserve their winter home.
The bus leaves promptly at 4:30 pm from McCaffrey Middle School.
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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
7:00 am – 2:00 pm BIG DAY Bird Tour & Competition
8:00 am – 11:00 am Spanish Speaking Bird Tour
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Heritage Oaks Bird Walk & Lunch
8:00 am – 11:00 am Cosumnes River Preserve Kids Treasure Hunt Birding Tour
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!