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Date:
January 5, 2019
Time:
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
*Event begins at the Beach Access Parking Lot where the "Live Raptors" Sign can be seen, at 12:30pm! We will stay together as a group throughout the event! If you cannot hike the trail you are welcome to drive to the Alabama Wildlife Center for the rest o
Address:
Oak Mountain State Park
200 Terrace Drive

Pelham, AL 35124

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National Bird Day at OMSP

Saturday, January 5

CELEBRATE NATIONAL BIRD DAY! Why are birds important? What birds are found in our area? How do you attract birds to your yard? Come to OMSP for a day filled with birds!! -OMSP's Naturalist will take you on a tour of the Treetop Nature Trail Birds of Prey followed with a birding hike up to the Alabama Wildlife Center. - Once we reach the center, you will get a chance to be an ornithologist for the day! We will watch and count birds at the feeders and record our observations on eBird so scientist can keep track of birds in our area!

-Meet one of the Avian Rehabilitators at the AWC and learn how avian rehabilitation works. Get a chance to meet and learn about AWC's Eurasian Eagle Owl and Bald Eagle! *You will have a chance to "Adopt a Bird" at the Alabama Wildlife Center to help support their care while in rehab!*

-We will conclude the day by making a take-home Pinecone Bird Feeder at the Oak Mountain Interpretive Center!

*Event begins at the Beach Access Parking Lot where the "Live Raptors" Sign can be seen, at 12:30pm! We will stay together as a group throughout the event! If you cannot hike the trail you are welcome to drive to the Alabama Wildlife Center for the rest of the event.

This is a family friendly event! Dress appropriately for the weather.
No strollers on the trail. Dogs are not allowed at this event.

Suggestions for this event:
-Binoculars
-Camera