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The 16th Annual Wings Over Muscatatuck Migratory Bird Festival will be held Friday and Saturday at the Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge, in Seymour. Activities for Sunday will be held at Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge, near Madison.
The Wings Over Muscatatuck Bird Festival celebrates birds and the natural environment.
Events throughout the festival include workshops, bird walks, bird banding, kid's activities and informative discussions about wildlife in Indiana.
Live birds of prey will be on display and seven tours to the Muscatatuck closed area will be offered.
The schedule is as follows:
Friday, May 9
8 a.m. to Noon - Guided Birding Trip on Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge. - Advance registration required and space is limited.
Saturday, May 10
6 a.m. to 8 a.m. - Breakfast with the Birds. - Continental breakfast outside Visitor Center.
Sunday, May 11
8 a.m. to Noon - Guided Tour of Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge Closed Area. Pre-registration required. Big Oaks, a 50,000 acre refuge, is home to uncommon birds and plants. Call 812-522-4352 extension 12 to register. Trip will leave from Big Oaks office.
For more information, call 812-522-4352 or visit www.jacksoncounty.in.com.
Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014 8:28:49 PM
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