Live Birds of Prey

  • Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018
  • Time: 13:00:00 to 13:45:00
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge: Visitor Center
2591 Whitehall Neck Road
Smyrna, DE
  • Price: Refuge Fee
  • Phone: (302) 653-9345

Come enjoy a live birds of prey by Animal Behavior and Conservation Connections. Learn the habits and behaviors of hawks, falcons, and owls. Experience the "silence" of the flight of an owl as it glides inches over you head. See a vulture demonstrate its role as "Natures recycler" Learn about the decline of the Peregrine falcons, bald eagles and the efforts people took to recover the populations. Meet birds up close where you will be able to see the details of their magnificent contour feathers. Other raptors will scoop inches overhead for a close connection. This program is a must see for the entire family.