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SPECIAL FIELD TRIP FOR YOUNG BIRDERS AT THE MARSH MADNESS SANDHILL CRANE FESTIVAL A NEW FIRST TIME ADDITION TO MM FESTIVAL ACTIVITIES SATURDAY MARCH 7, 2015, at 9:00 AM Touring Goose Pond FWA and nearby environs in Greene County Trip co-sponsored by the Indiana Young Birders Club of Indiana Audubon Society and the Friends of Goose Pond Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival Trip Leaders: Landon Neumann winner of the IYBC 2014 Young Birder of the Year Award (photo), Chad Williams Chair of the IYBC (photo), and Rob Ripma The trip is no charge. No prior sign up necessary.Young birders of all ages welcome. Young birders must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Families may depart before the 2:00 PM ending time. A great chance to see Sandhill Cranes and hopefully geese in the company of expert birders, including expert young birders. For tripe details and for directions to the meeting place go to the announcement at the IYBC web site: http://www.indianaaudubon.org/IndianaYoungBirders/Events/tabid/107/ModuleID/1571/ItemID/148/mctl/EventDetails/Default.aspx Please read all of the announcement including the instructions about parking at the meeting place. Attendees are advised to arrive somewhat before the 9:00 AM start time. There is visitor form that everyone must sign for Indiana DNR. It could very useful to visit the IYBC web site and surf around in the Indiana Young Birders pull down menu, even if you are not attending this March 7 Field Trip. You might go on a trip sometime in the future: http://www.indianaaudubon.org/IndianaYoungBirders/tabid/76/Default.aspx People wishing to go to the rest of the Marsh Madness Festival activities can read about them at: Friendsofgoosepond.org Use the pull down Menu for Marsh Madness on the upper right.
2015-03-04 00:14:03
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Well known birder, author, and landscaper Sharon Sorenson will present "Birdscaping: Creating Bird Habitat in Your Backyard" on Saturday @ 1:00 in the Girl Scout Cabin. Let Sharon show you how to attract feathered visitors to your own backyard! See the complete Marsh Madness schedule at www.friendsofgoosepond.org/MarshMadness/attractions-schedule
2015-03-03 10:29:07
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This beautiful photo of a Sandhill coming in for a landing by Dan Kaiser. See Dan's other photos at www.flickr.com/search/?q=dan+kaiser
2015-03-03 09:43:57
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