October 7, 2023 9:00 am
Until October 7, 2023 1:00 pm
Saturday, October 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A free family-friendly Bird and Nature Expo will be held at 5 Rivers Delta Resource Center on the Saturday of BirdFest. Attendees will learn about conservation and coastal bird habitats as they participate in a variety of activities and exhibits hosted by local and state environmental groups, non-profits, and other agencies.
Returning for the 2023 event, FREE 1-hour boat tours!
- Pontoon boat tours depart from 5 Rivers, cruise around the bend to Meaher State Park, and return to 5 Rivers. The tours will be led by Mason Currier, a junior birder, who leads birding tours for young birders in coastal Alabama. Boat tours will be first come, first served at the following times: 9 a.m., 10 a.m., and 12:30 p.m.
- Raptor shows will be conducted under the outdoor pavilion by the Environmental Studies Center at 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.
- Learn about coastal Alabama’s marine life by visiting the aquatic touch tanks
- Various nature-based craft stations will be available
- Food trucks will be onsite during the event
Learn more at https://southalabamala