Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival 2013

October 14, 2013 by  
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The Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival has a full schedule of events, seminars and field trips for bird lovers. 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of RGVBF, so visitors can look forward to an even more exciting experience.The seminar schedule includes a Warbler Workshop, Field ID Workshop, Why Humans Love Birds, Get Started Birding, The Plume Hunter, Adventures of the Urban Birder and so much more. Field trips will take birders to Anzalduas, Bentsen-Rio Grande State Park, Rio Costero Ranch and other lovely destinations. Also planned is the Birders Bazaar Trade Show, a Big Sit, author signings, Winter Texan Day and fun-filled family activities. For more information visit www.rgvbf.org

Dates: 6-10 November 2013
Venue: Fair Park Municipal Complex
City: Harlingen
State: Texas
Country: United States

Bird Festival at Fairchild

September 19, 2013 by  
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This exciting two-day event will include off-site birding field trips, lectures, bird walks with experts, info on using plants to attract birds, kiddies activities and much more. For more information visit www.fairchildgarden.org/

Dates: 12-13 October 2013
Venue: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
City: Miami
State: Florida
Country: United States

Lake County Wings and Wildflowers Festival

September 6, 2013 by  
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This three day celebration of local birds and their habitats has something for all ages. The program includes workshops and presentations by experts, as well as expert-led field trips. For more information visit www.wingsandwildflowers.com

Dates: 4-6 October 2013
Venue: Tavares, Lake County
State: Florida
Country: United States

Berkeley Springs Fall Birding Festival

August 21, 2013 by  
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Bird walks, field trips, workshops and lectures are some of the highlights of this event sponsored by the Potomac Valley Audubon Society. Speakers will include Smithsonian Institution forensic ornithologist Marcy Heacker; Smithsonian research associate Desiree Narango; naturalist Wil Hershberger and raptor expert Liam McGranaghan. For more information visit www.potomacaudubon.org

Date: 20-22 September 2013
Venue: Berkeley Springs
State: West Virginia

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

Mono Basin Bird Chautauqua 2013

May 31, 2013 by  
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Taking place on 14-16 June 2013, the Mono Basin Bird Chautauqua blends science, music, art and food into a spectacular annual three-day event. The program includes workshops, field trips and presentations about birds, flowers, butterflies, plants, nature awareness, photography, art and more. For more information visit www.birdchautuaqua.org

Dates: 14-16 June 2013
Venue: Mono Basin
City: Lee Vining
State: California
Country: United States

Potholes & Prairie Birding Festival 2013

May 8, 2013 by  
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This event offers birding enthusiasts the opportunity to visit some of the most remote birding hotspots in the USA. Guided tours, workshops, wild country and wonderful people make this a not-to-be-missed event. For more information visit birdingdrives.com

Dates: 12-16 June 2013
Venue: Carrington
State: North Dakota
Country: United States

Everglades Birding Festival 2013

November 8, 2012 by  
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The Everglades Birding Festival invites birders to journey through south Florida’s moss-covered cypress swamps, everglades prairies and marshes in a search for a variety of spectacular birds, some of which are very rare. The event includes field workshops on advanced birding skills, habitats, birding by ear, and field techniques. Keynote speaker is James Currie and Florida birding experts at the festival include Paddy Cunningham, David Simpson and Jim Eager. The event is sponsored by Birding Adventures. For more information visit www.evergladesbirdingfestival.com

Dates: 17-21 January 2013
Venue: Everglades
State: Florida
Country: United States