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North Central Washington Audubon Society is a local chapter of the National Audubon Society dedicated to furthering the knowledge and the conservation of the environment of North Central Washington, our nation, and the world.




Sixth Annual Chelan Ridge Hawk Migration Festival


September 12, Saturday
Memorial Park in Pateros


Join the Methow Valley Ranger District, North Central Washington Audubon Society, and HawkWatch International this fall for the sixth annual Chelan Ridge Hawk Migration Festival! This all happens at Memorial Park in Pateros, Washington, on September 12th, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Click here to sign up for free shuttle to Chelan Ridge HawkWatch site.

You will get to visit vendors, see raptor demonstrations, and take a trip to the spectacular Chelan Ridge Raptor Migration Site. During the day, shuttles will run from Pateros to Chelan Ridge where visitors can see raptors such as Cooper’s Hawk up close when they are banded and released. This free family event combines birding and other activities in Pateros, a field trip to the Wells Wildlife Area, and shuttles to the Chelan Ridge HawkWatch site to learn about and celebrate raptors as they journey to their winter territories .... Read more here





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