Registration begins November 1, 2016

Festival Tickets

$10 per person, $15 family pass

Get the full Winter Bird Festival Schedule

THURSDAY, JANUARY 26

Field Trip

7 am – 12 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Lytle Photography
Lynn Chamberlain

Max. 20 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 11 am
Just past mile marker 19 on SR-9

Grafton/Springdale
John Kellam

Max. 25 participants

Field Trip

9 am – 11 am
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Southwestern Willow Flycatcher Habitat Improvement and Conservation & Seegmiller Pond
Christian Edwards

Max. 25 participants

Field Trip

9 am – 1 pm
ZNP Entrance

Zion National Park
Lucy Ormond

Max. 15 participants

Field Trip

10 am – 1:30 pm
Park @ 188 N 3050 E St. George

Biking, Birds and Binoculars along the Virgin River
Shawn Langston, Kermit Earle

Max. 15 participants

Presentation

6 pm – 7:30 pm
Community Arts/Children’s Museum

Wintering Birds of Washington County
Rick Fridell

No registration required

Field Trip

8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Owl Prowl
Cordell Peterson, Hawkwatch

Max. 12 participants

FRIDAY, JANUARY 27

Field Trip

7 am – 12 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Lytle Photography
Lynn Chamberlain

Max. 20 participants

Field Trip

7 am – 12 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Beryl
Cordell Peterson & Neil Paprocki

Max. 20 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 10 am
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Search for Vermillion Flycatcher
John Kellam

Max. 25 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 11 am
Just past mile marker 19 on SR-9

Grafton/Springdale
Shawn Langston, Maurice DeMille

Max. 25 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 1 pm
Quail Creek Overlook

Local State Parks and Reservoirs
Rick Fridell

Walk

9, 10, 11 am
Tonaquint Park

Tonaquint Local Bird Walk Wixom and Audubon Society

No registration required

Field Trip

9 am – 1 pm
ZNP Entrance

Zion National Park
Lucy Ormond

Max. 15 participants

Presentation

9:30 am – 10 am
Tonaquint Nature Center

Introduction to Birding
Kevin Wheeler

No registration required

Field Trip

10 am – 1:30 pm
Park @ 188 N 3050 E St. George

Biking, Birds and Binoculars along the Virgin River
Lynn Bjorkman, Valerie Jueschke, Judy Schattner

Max. 15 participants

Field Trip

10:30 am – 12 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Local Ponds and Washes
Kevin Wheeler

Max. 20 participants

Presentation

10:30 am – 11:15 am
Tonaquint Nature Center

Utah’s Incredible Waterfowl Resource
Blair Stringham

No registration required

Presentation

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Struttin’ Their Stuff: Upland Game Mating Displays
Jason Robinson

No registration required

Presentation

2 pm – 3 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Unique Raptor Communities of Southern Utah
Hawkwatch

No registration required

Presentation

6 pm – 6:30 pm
Community Arts/Children’s Museum

Student Art Awards “Birds in Trees, on Water, on Land”
Red Cliffs Audubon – Keith Davis

No registration required

Presentation

6:30 pm – 8 pm
Community Arts/Children’s Museum

SW United States Condor Update
Chris Parish

No registration required

Presentation

8:30 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Owl I.D. and Ethics Course
Cordell Peterson, Hawkwatch

Max. 12 participants

Field Trip

8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Owl Prowl
Cordell Peterson, Hawkwatch

Max. 12 participants

SATURDAY, JANUARY 28

Field Trip

7 am – 12:30 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Beryl
Cordell Peterson

Max. 20 participants

Field Trip

7 am – 1 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Lytle Ranch
Kevin Wheeler

Max. 20 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 11 am
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Horse Park in Bloomington
Judy Schattner, Valerie Jueschke

Max. 16 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 12 pm
Tonaquint Parking Lot

Gunlock
Seth Topham

Max. 25 participants

Field Trip

8 am – 1 pm
Quail Creek Overlook

Local State Parks and Reservoirs
Rick Fridell

Walk

9, 10, 11 am
Tonaquint Park

Tonaquint Local Bird Walk
Wixom and Audubon Society

No registration required

Field Trip

9 am – 1 pm
ZNP Entrance

Zion National Park
Lucy Ormond

Max. 15 participants

Presentation

Kids Only

9:30 am – 10:45 am
Tonaquint Nature Center

Jr. Birder Program
Marilyn Davis

Max. 25 participants

Field Trip

10 am – 12:30 pm
Paradise Canyon Trail Head

Paradise Canyon – Red Cliffs Reserve
Marshall Topham, Lynn Chamberlain

Max. 12 participants

Field Trip

10 am – 1:30 pm
Park @ 188 N 3050 E St. George

Biking, Birds and Binoculars along the Virgin River
Gordon Warren, Rhett Boswell

Max. 15 participants

Workshop

10 am – 3 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Home Depot – Bird Feeders & Activities
RCAS Members/Home Depot

No registration required

Presentation

11 am – 12 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Birds That Eat Birds
Hawkwatch

No registration required

Presentation

12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Tonaquint Nature Center

Introduction to Birding
Pam Wheeler

No registration required

Presentation

12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Tonaquint Park

Desert Landscape and Gardening
Casey Jones

No registration required

Presentation

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Tonaquint Park

Citizen Science for All Ages
Hawkwatch

No registration required

Banquet & Keynote Speaker

$20

6 pm – 8:30 pm
Bell Tower

International Raptor Programs
Rick Watson – VP Peregrine Fund