Want to go birding?! Find details on our Field Trips page; Wednesday morning birding and other opportunities await, so please join us!
Unique field trip: Thu. October 6th Heritage Valley - Allamakee Co.
A unique opportunity to visit one of NE Iowa’s special properties. Over 1100 plant and animal species have been identified on this diverse 1224 acre site owned by the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation. We will hike among wooded bluffs, limestone outcrops, goat prairies, and along the Upper Iowa River enjoying the fall colors, birds, scenery, and anything else we can find. Lunch with the LeMasters at their nearby cabin, visiting their restoration project and nearby fen.
RSVP to Tom.Schilke@gmail.com or at 319-232-8199
7:30 a.m. Car pool from Logan Plaza HyVee in Waterloo
9:00 a.m. Meet trip leader at Hawkeye Plaza, 1111 Paine St. in Decorah
9:30 a.m Gather at Heritage Valley
1:00 ish. Lunch at cabin - bring a lunch.
3:30 ish. Head for home
Hiking may be over uneven terrain. Bring water, snacks, boots, repellent.
We saw a record breaking 218 species during Bird-A-Thon week! Have you made your tax-deductible pledge yet? PRAS is a 501(c)(3) organization; click here to get a print-friendly PDF of the 2016 Bird-A-Thon pledge form. Your Bird-A-Thon donation helps support education, conservation and other projects--see how PRAS is making a difference.
Make check(s) payable to Prairie Rapids Audubon Society and indicate Bird-A-Thon on the check. Please mail your contribution to: Craig Rash 105 Woodland Springs Road Denver, Iowa 50622
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