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Kids Bird Count-Crab Orchard Refuge

Date(s): 
1/12/2013
Time(s): 
9 AM until noon, Saturday
Description: 
Kids + Birds = Family Fun!  This kid friendly version of the annual Christmas bird count; teams of birders spend the day counting birds on wildlife refuges.  Kids will learn how to use binoculars at the bino-bootcamp, form birding teams, search variety of habitats for birds,  and enjoy hot chocolate and snacks as the teams meet up to see how each did and tally the results.
For more information: 
 
Event Type: 
Birding Event/Bird Walk; Family Event; Hiking; Nature; Outdoor Event
DNR Region(s): 
5
Location: 
Crab Orchard Wildlife Refuge, U.S. Fish and Wildlife
DNR Park: 
 
Address: 
8588 Rt. 148
City, State ZIP: 
Marion IL 62959
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Crab Orchard Wildlife Refuge /  
Phone/Fax: 
618-998-5933 /  
Other Phone: