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Three Adirondack Owl Prowl Events

For those of us not fortunate to have wildlife come to us, we need to go to the experts. This winter Adirondack raptor experts are offering opportunities to come across such majestic creatures as the snowy owl, or at the very least learn how to sight them on your own.

Fort Edward: Winter Raptor Fest March 10-11, 2012

Don't miss the  2nd Annual Winter Raptor Fest  in Fort Edward March 10-11, 2012! It will be a  two-day celebration  of the birds of prey found throughout the Washington County Grasslands IBA! If you enjoy a rare glimpse of these creatures in their wild habitat, you will love this event! See these impressive creatures  swoop, soar, and show off their skills in live demonstrations  and learn more about how you can help protect the endangered and at risk birds in the area!  FEE: $5 – good for one Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) free-flight and one other Live Bird of Prey program (limited seating available); free sleigh ride included with purchase of 2 or more! FREE ADMISSION to EXHIBITOR BARN – meet the Live Birds of Prey and the educators/rehabilitators!  Dress warm – barn does not have heat. Program Tent will be heated.     Schedule of Events