Northern Mockingbird   Photo by Kenneth Heiar

Yellow-throated Warbler - Black Hawk Park - Photo by Scott Garrett

Mississippi River Backwater Birding Tour
Onboard the Maiden Voyage Tour Boat
Sunday, June 24 –  9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
$25 per person 
Click here for more details.

PRAS is making headlines! 
Read the Waterloo Courier's article about bird watching that was published last week: Birding Pushing Hobby to New Heights in Cedar Valley

BIRD-A-THON 2018 set new record: 225 species observed! 
Click here to get a print-friendly PDF of the 2018 Bird-A-Thon pledge form.
Late reports recently submitted to Craig Rash, pushed our species count over the 2017 record of 218 species. Well done PRAS birders!

Common Nighthawk, Greenbelt Lake, May 9th - Photo by Mike Tompkins

Golden-winged Warbler, Hartman Reserve  Photo by Kenneth Heiar

Prothonotary Warbler at Hickory Hills Park   Photo by Kenneth Heiar

Prairie Warbler at George Wyth State Park  Photo by Tom Schilke
2018 Grant Project Funds Awarded
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