CANCELED: Pelican Festival, Hawkeye Wildlife Area, Coralville Lake

When:
September 9, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
2018-09-09T11:00:00-05:00
2018-09-09T16:00:00-05:00
Where:
Hawkeye Wildlife Area
2564 Amana Rd NW
Swisher, IA 52338
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
US Corps of Engineers
319-338-3543 ext 6300

EVENT CANCELED DUE TO HIGH WATER LEVELS. No current plans to reschedule.

Sep 9; Pelican Festival, Hawkeye Wildlife Area, Coralville Lake, 11:00 am-4:00 pm. Free, fun family event includes spotting scope viewing stations, programs on American White Pelican, Peregrine Falcon, geology of the Coralville Reservoir, bees and pollinators, plus numerous exhibitors and a food vendor.  Hawkeye Wildlife Area is located at 2564 Amana Rd NW, Swisher, IA 52338 (on NW side of the lake). Call 319-338-3543 ext 6300. Event is hosted by Iowa Audubon, Iowa DNR, Iowa City Bird Club, Cedar Rapids Audubon, & U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
12:30 American White Pelican, Doug Harr, IA Audubon
1:00 Live Peregrine, Raptology
1:30 Mussels, Scott Gritters, IA DNR
2:30 Rusty Patch Bumblebee, Jason Taylor, Bur Oak
3:00 American White Pelican, Doug Harr, IA Audubon
EXHIBITORS
Bur Oak Land Trust
Cedar County Conservation
Eastern Iowa Beekeepers Assoc.
Iowa County Conservation
Iowa Native Plant Society
IA Ornithologists’ Union
IA Wildlife Federation I
Iowa Raptor Project
Johnson County Conservation
Prairie States Mushroom Club
Sierra Club
The Songbird Project
Sustainable Iowa Land Trust (S.I.L.T.)

HOSTS:
Iowa Dept. of Natural Resources, Iowa Audubon, Iowa City Bird Club, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Cedar Rapids Audubon Society,  BSA Scout Troop 212 (FOOD Vendor), Funny Face Designs by Lori (Free Face Painting)

For more info call 319-338-3543, ext. 6300