Spring Bird Walk

May 13, 2023 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am | Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

Spring Bird Walk at Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge

Are you interested in learning about birds and want to know what species can be found around Little Falls during the spring migration? Join other birders on Saturday, May 13th at Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge for a morning walk along the Platte River Trail. The event is sponsored by the Friends of Crane Meadows NWR and is free and open to the public.

The walk begins at 8:00 am at the Sedge Meadow Classroom near the Refuge Maintenance Shop and will be about 2 hours long. Wear your walking shoes and bring your binoculars. All birding levels are welcome, no experience is necessary, and binoculars are available to borrow!

The Sedge Meadow Classroom is located at 19502 Iris Rd, Little Falls, MN 56345. For more information call the Refuge Office at 320-632-1575 or visit the website at fws.gov/refuge/crane-meadows/.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is committed to providing access to this program for all participants. Please direct all requests for sign language interpreting services, close captioning, or other accommodation needs to 763-389-3323, cranemeadows@fws.gov, or TTY 800-877-8339 with your request by close of business on May 5, 2023.

Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge is located near the cities of Little Falls, Royalton, and Pierz, in central Minnesota and is part of Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge Complex which is managed by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.

The mission of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. We are both a leader and trusted partner in fish and wildlife conservation, known for our scientific excellence, stewardship of lands and natural resources, dedicated professionals and commitment to public service. For more information on our work and the people who make it happen, visit www.fws.gov.

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