SCHEDULE/CHECK LIST ~ GREAT RIVER BIRDING FESTIVAL ~ 2004
FRIDAY, MAY 14, 2004 SATURDAY, MAY 15, (Continued)
Field Trip $25 Birding by Bike ~ 9-3pm 1-4:30 pm
Cannon Valley Trail- Welch, MN Seminar 1 Digiscoping For Wildlife
Meet At Feathered Friend, Red Wing 1-2:00 pm Gary Krogman
Field Trip $25 Birding 101 ~ 1-4pm Seminar 2 Bluebirds: True Blue Survivors
Seminar & Field Trip - Bob Holtz 2:15-3:15 pm Dave Ahlgren
Seminar 3 Attracting Spring & Summer Songbirds
Workshop Wild About Warblers ~ 1-4pm 3:30-4:30 pm Kelly Larson
Seminar & Field Trip - Staff Note: Seminar schedule rearranged Apr 24
AND Audubon IBA seminar cancelled
5-7 pm REGISTRATION At HIGH SCHOOL 6-10 pm
Keynote STAN TEKIELA - SLIDE PRESENTATION
6-9 pm OPENING RECEPTION 6:30-7:30 pm Uncommon Facts About MN & WI Birds
Reception Natures Beauty
Multimedia Wildlife Photography Show Reception STAN TEKIELA - Book Signing
7:30-8:30 pm (refreshments & raffle)
Workshop Chorus Line-In Search of Frogs & Toads
8-10pm Workshop Chorus Line
8-10pm In Search of Frogs & Toads
SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2004
Ongoing Live Birds of Prey Presentations at SUNDAY, MAY 16, 2004
National Eagle Center-Wabasha, MN Ongoing Live Birds of Prey Presentations
6am-5pm REGISTRATION ~ TRADE SHOW 9am-5pm The National Eagle Center-Wabasha, MN
6-9 am REGISTRATION (FESTIVAL ENDS AT 12 noon)
7-9 am 9am-1pm TRADE SHOW
Field Trip $25 Birding by Railcar 7-Noon
Exploring the Chippewa Bottoms, WI 7-9 am
Field Trip $25 Birding by Boat 7-9am Field Trip $25 Birding by Railcar 7-Noon
Exploring the Mississippi Backwaters Chippewa Bottoms, WI
Field Trip $25 Birding by Canoe (18 or older) 7-10am Field Trip $25 Birding by Boat 7-9am
Exploring the Cannon River Bottoms Exploring the Mississippi Backwaters
Bird Walk 1 In Search of Warblers Field Trip $25 Birding by Bike 9-3pm
Hok-Si-La Park, MN Cannon Valley Trail, MN
Bird Walk 2 Blufftop & Prairie Bird Walk Bird Walk 1 Flowers & Falcons
Frontenac State Park, MN Exploring Mossy Hollow, Alma, WI
Bird Walk 3 Krueger Trails-Family Birding Bird Walk 2 Backwaters Boardwalk-Family Birding
Zumbro River Valley, MN Sand Point Delta - Frontenac, MN
Workshop Birding by Ear 7-9am Bird Walk 3 Butterflies, Birds & Blooms
Stan Tekiela Kellogg/Weaver Dunes SNA, MN
10-12 noon Workshop Birding by Ear 7-9am
Field Trip $25 Birding by Boat 10-Noon Ann McKenzie & Jon Peterson
Exploring the Mississippi Backwaters 10-12 noon
Field Trip $25 Birding by Canoe (18 or older) 10am-1pm Field Trip $25 Birding by Boat 10-Noon
Exploring the Cannon River Bottoms Exploring the Mississippi Backwaters
Field Trip $25 Birding 101 with Stan Tekiela Bird Walk 1 Butterflies, Birds & Blooms
Seminar and Field Trip 10am-1pm Kellogg/Weaver Dunes SNA, MN
Bird Walk 1 In Search of Warblers Bird Walk 2 Flowers & Falcons
Hok-Si-La Park, MN Exploring Mossy Hollow, Alma, WI
Bird Walk 2 Blufftop & Prairie Bird Walk Bird Walk 3 Backwaters Boardwalk-Family Birding
Frontenac State Park, MN Sand Point Delta - Frontenac, MN
Bird Walk 3 Floodplain Forest-Family Birding Workshop Ducks on a Stick
Tiffany Wildlife Area, WI Divers & Dabblers of the Mississippi









REGISTRATION APPLICATION - GREAT RIVER BIRDING FESTIVAL - 2004

REGISTRATION FEES: (covers all three days of festival activities)
Adult Registration ~ $30.00
Children 12 years and under ~ $20.00 (must be accompanied by an adult)
Student Group Discounts: Available to schools, nature centers and other educational groups.
Call 1-877-525-3248 for Student Group rates.

SPECIAL FIELD TRIP FEES: ( these fees are in addition to the Registration Fee)
$25 Per Person Birding By Boat Field Trip - Mississippi Backwaters
$25 Per Person Birding By Rail Car Field Trip - Chippewa River Bottoms
$25 Per Person Birding By Bike Field Trip - Cannon Valley Bike Trail
$25 Per Person Birding By Canoe Field Trip - Cannon River Bottoms (18 years or older)
$25 Per Person Birding 101 Workshop Seminar & Field Trip

We reserve the right to cancel events or change their locations.
We will make every effort to notify you if changes do occur.
Keep in mind: Weather and water levels are unpredictable.

Refunds will be available for cancellations received prior to May 1st, 2004.
If Field Trips are cancelled due to weather, the Field Trip Fee will be refunded within 2 weeks.
We can ONLY accept Personal Checks or Money Orders as payment for Pre-Registrations.

Make payments to:
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY PARTNERS.
Mail Completed Registration and Liability Forms, Check List and Payment To:
Wabasha / Kellogg Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 105
Wabasha, MN 55981


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