Registration for all events is required by visiting unless otherwise stated.

Building Better Birders

April 13th, 7AM-3:00PM at Nature Center; $20/ per bird houseBenton County Conservation is hosting a Building Better Birders Workshop where bird watchers, "birders," will learn the basics about birding and have a chance to put their knowledge into practice. This is the FINAL Building Better Birder workshop hosted by Benton County Conservation. To learn more about other workshops, visit:

Registration is required by April 5th, 2024 by visiting If you would like to attend and NOT build a bluebird house, please call us at 319-472-4942 or email to register.Come for the whole workshop, or just a portion! 7:00 - 9:00 Welcome at Wildcat Bluff Boat Ramp and birding9:00 - 10:45 travel / bird at Edna Shein Fen Wildlife Area10:45 - 12:30  travel to Nature Center / Intro to Wetland bird species presentation12:30 - 1:30 Lunch1:30 - 2:30 Build Bluebird boxes 2:30 - 3:00 Questions and wrap upBuilding Better Birders Workshop will be conducted by Kelly McKay (BioEco Research and Monitoring Center), with assistance from Mark Roberts (Clinton County Conservation), Brian Ritter & James Wiebler (Nahant Marsh Ed. Center). Funding for this workshop was provided by the Resource Enhancement and Protection - Conservation Education Program (REAP-CEP). 


Submit a Comment

Please refresh the page to leave Comment.

Still seeing this message? Press Ctrl + F5 to do a "Hard Refresh".