International Migratory Bird Celebration

Venue
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Address
8231 Beach Road
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
Region Eastern Shore
Locality Accomack
Date(s)/Time:
Saturday, May 09, 2015
Phone: (757) 336-6161
Fax: (757) 336-1242
Email chincochamber3@verizon.net
Website www.chincoteaguechamber.com

Attention is focused on bird migration during the spring when migrants may be seen throughout most of North America. Thousand of shorebirds, numbering over 20 different species, use Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge and Fisherman Island to feed and rest during the spring migration before moving on to their final destination. During the celebration, there will be workshops, lectures, bird walks with birding experts, activities for children, films, guided tours of Assateague Lighthouse, and much more.




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Last Updated: 7/16/2014 11:02 AM
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