Southwest Wings 2014

June 16, 2014 by  
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The 23rd annual birding and nature festival in Sierra Vista, Arizona, is set to take place on 30 July – 2 August, 2014. Hosted by a non-profit education organization promoting nature-based tourism and environmental awareness in southeastern Arizona, this popular event includes field trips, speakers, and more. Visit www.swwings.org for more information.

Dates: 30 July to 2 August 2014
Venue: Sierra Vista
State: Arizona
Country: United States

Southwest Wings Birding & Nature Festival 2013

May 31, 2013 by  
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Ranked as one of the best annual birding festivals in the United States, the Southwest Wings Birding & Nature Festival will take place from 31 July to 3 August 2013. Features of the program include keynote speaker Scott Weidensaul, and field trips targeting endemics, and free nature seminars. For more information visit swwings.org

Dates: 31 July-3 August 2013
Venue: Sierra Vista
State: Arizona
Country: United States

Southwest Wings Festival

March 17, 2011 by  
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The 20th Annual Birding and Nature Festival in Sierra Vista, or Southwest Wings, is both educational and fun, as participants learn about birds, reptiles, mammals and insects in southern Arizona. The festival boasts a busy schedule of events including 40 field trips (including overnight trips), a welcome reception, keynote address by Scott Weidensaul (the title being “Living on the Wind: The Miracle of Bird Migration”) and movie night. There will also be a number of free programs, including Warbler identification, Butterflies for Birders, choosing and using optics, Bird identification, Hummingbirds of the US, Birding by ear, Arizona Dragonflies 101, Ants of Southern Arizona, Photo workshop, Hummingbirds 101 and so much more. Registration for the event can be done online.

Date: 3 to 6 August 2011
Venue: Cochise College Campus
City: Sierra Vista
State: Arizona
Country: United States of America