Puget Sound Bird Fest 2013

June 28, 2013 by  
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This popular three-day event includes guided walks, field trips (on land and water), talks by experts, exhibits, workshops and all manner of activities for both children and adults. For more information on this family-oriented event visit www.pugetsoundbirdfest.org

Dates: 6-8 September 2013
Venue: Puget Sound
City: Edmonds
State: Washington
Country: United States

2013 Olympic Peninsula BirdFest

February 21, 2013 by  
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Organized by the Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society, the Olympic Peninsula BirdFest offers something for everyone, whether you are a beginner birder, or a seasoned expert. Take a stroll, take a hike, or take a boat tour and see what this spectacular part of the world has to offer. For more information visit the Olympic Peninsula Bird Fest Website.

Dates: 30 March – 1 April 2013
Location: Sequim, WA

Olympic BirdFest 2012

February 8, 2012 by  
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The Olympic BirdFest is hosted by the Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society, Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe and Dungeness River Audubon Center. Events during the festival will include a Totem Tour, birding at Sequim Bay, Dungeness Bay, Dungeness Spit, Salt Creek County Park, Ediz Hook and John Wayne Marina, photography workshops, a visit to the Endangered Waterfowl Breeding Sanctuary, wine tasting, a raptor presentation by the Northwest Raptor Center, the Olympic Owl Prowl, a banquet and silent auction and island cruises.

Date: 30 March to 1 April 2012
Venue: Dungeness River Audubon Center
City: Sequim
State: Washington
Country: United States of America

The Smithsonian’s Neighborhood Nestwatch

May 20, 2008 by  
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Established and directed by Dr. Peter P. Marra of the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center in Washington, DC, the Smithsonian’s Neighborhood Nestwatch opens up opportunities for ordinary citizens to get involved in a nationwide program by being biologists in their own backyards. Participants in the program will gain an in-depth understanding of birds in their neighborhood, while assisting scientists to gather crucial information with regard to the survival of backyard bird populations.

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Enjoy the Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest

April 16, 2008 by  
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Bird lovers in the Washington area are no doubt already gearing up for the Leavenworth Spring Bird Festival. Set to take place this year between May 16-18, this great annual event gives enthusiasts a chance to really soak up the wonderful bird life in the area.

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