When: April 22-May 8 2009
Some events for the inaugural Snake River Birds of Prey Birding Festival require preregistration. Register for events by writing to the Western Heritage Foundation, P.O. Box 84, Kuna, Idaho 83634 or call Dave Lyon at 208-861-9131 by May 8. Events that require preregistration include a banding expedition in Melba’s Celebration Park, Idaho’s only archeological park; a raptor-banding expedition in the Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area; Snake River Canyon boat tours; Wees Bar History and Birding field trip; Oregon Trail and Southwest Idaho History field trip; burrowing owl lecture and tour; a bird walk at Celebration Park and a banquet with special guest Trish Nixon from The Peregrine Fund.